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Red Sox Owner John Henry Injured On Yacht

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John Henry's yacht (right) is docked in Boston as an ambulance gets ready to transport the Red Sox owner to the hospital, September 30, 2011.

John Henry’s yacht (right) is docked in Boston as an ambulance gets ready to transport the Red Sox owner to the hospital, September 30, 2011.

BOSTON (CBS) – Red Sox owner John Henry was taken to the hospital after an incident on his yacht Friday evening.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Mike Macklin says Henry walked off the boat with a neck brace on.

An ambulance transported Henry to the hospital from a dock near the Boston Harbor Hotel, where Henry’s yacht, Iroquois is docked.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Mike Macklin reports

The boat was out on the water when the incident happened.

Shortly after Henry was taken off the boat, Red Sox President Larry Lucchino says there was a minor incident on the boat, but wouldn’t elaborate. He said he expects Henry to be OK.

READ: Terry Francona Out As Manager Of Red Sox

At a press conference regarding the departure of manager Terry Francona, Red Sox chairman Tom Werner said Henry fell on the yacht. Henry was not at the press conference.

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