By James Gordon For Dailymail.com
Published: 22:22 BST, 21 September 2019 | Updated: 22:22 BST, 21 September 2019
A jetskier ended up suffering life-threatening injuries after colliding head-on with a boat in a Florida river.
The crash was caught on surveillance footage by nearby cameras and saw the man being run over by a pleasurecraft that was cruising along the Hillsborough River in Tampa.
In the video, the jet ski rider, Lex Logan Sammons, 30, appeared to be at fault as he suddenly made a tight u-turn right into the path of a boat, which then plowed into him. The impact shattered his skull and knocked him unconscious.
A jetski ridden by Lex Logan Sammons, 30, was cruising along the Hillsborough River in Tampa
Sammons made a sudden u-turn but seemed to lose complete spatial awareness as he did so
Jeffrey Lawrence Gustafson, 49, was operating the 21-foot boat that hit Lex Logan Sammons, 30, just moments away in this picture
Jeffrey Lawrence Gustafson, 49, was operating the 21-foot boat that hit Sammons.
He immediately turned around while another man on board jumped into the water to