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Five people hurt when jet ski hits dock

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Five people are hurt after a jet ski hit a dock.

It happened on the Mississippi River near Bettendorf Sunday afternoon.

Daniel Scott Nelson was operating the jet ski when he hit the dock injuring an adult and four children. Nelson was not injured.

Three people were thrown into the water but were able to get to the shore safely. According to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, the injuries are not believe to be life threatening injuries. 

DNR officials say the incident is not alcohol related, but is still under investigation. 

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