WEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Rescue crews transported a child and his mother to the hospital following an incident at Gator Park in West Miami-Dade.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews responded to the scene at the 24000 block of Southwest Eighth Street, Tuesday afternoon.

7Skyforce hovered over the scene as the child was treated and placed on a gurney with his mother.

They were riding on an airboat.

Officials said the child had somehow injured his hand on a dock. The extent of the child’s injury is unknown, but his hand was bandaged at the scene.

Rescue crews first received reports of a gator bite, but the call was cancelled.

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