Allen Hamner, from Jacksonville, injured after diving into Kingsley Lake in Clay County

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A Jacksonville man suffered serious injuries when he dove into a lake and didn't surface.

The Florida Times-Union reports 51-year-old Scott Allen Hamner was visiting family in Clay County Thursday afternoon.

Around 4 p.m. he dove into Kingsley Lake.

Family members pulled him from the lake and started performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

He was taken to a hospital in Starke and then transferred to another hospital in Gainesville.

The Clay County Sheriff's Office says he was in serious condition.
 

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