MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A kite surfer who was fighting for his life at a Broward hospital died Wednesday afternoon after losing control and crashing into a building.
Chopper 4 was over the scene at Fort Lauderdale beach where the large red kite could be seen hanging off the roof of a buidling.READ MORE: ‘Treating Those Immigrants Like Dogs’: North Miami Mayor Sickened By Images Of Border Patrol Agents Using Whips To Corral Haitian Immigrants
Authorities told CBS4 that the kite surfer lost control and flew into the side of the building on North Atlantic Boulevard.READ MORE: ‘Such A Demonic Spirit’: 70-Year-Old Man Stabbed In Random Attack At Miramar Plaza
Fire rescue transported the injured kite surfer to Broward Health in critical condition but he died a short time later.MORE NEWS: Florida Cabinet Approves 13-Mile Extension Of Dolphin Expressway
Authorities did not identify the kite surfer.