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Man dies after jumping off a boat to retrieve a football

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A man visiting from California died after diving off a to catch a football and landing in shallow water in the Florida Keys on Saturday, authorities said.

According to Monroe County Sheriff’s officials 46-year-old Liam John Daly dived off the boat and into the water, but was facedown and unresponsive when he resurfaced.

The Sun Sentinel reported that authorities met the pontoon boat back at the docks and transported Daly to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.