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Local pastor's son injured in airport hangar

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Updated: 5/10/2013 6:24 pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The son of a Jacksonville pastor is in the hospital after a horrible accident inside a local airplane hangar.

Ben Bowersox, the 5-year-old son of Steve Bowersox, the executive pastor at First Baptist Church, was hurt Tuesday night while playing near a retractable hangar door at a Westside field.

He suffered several broken bones in his arms and hands and severed four fingers.

He was flown to Duke University and has undergone several rounds of surgery.

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