March 17, 2007 - Dive Accident Spiegel Grove

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On March 16th, three divers died while inside the wreck of the Spiegel Grove offshore of Key Largo. On March 17th, divers from Key Largo Fire/Rescue and the Monroe County Sheriff's Office recovered two bodies still trapped in the wreck. These photos are of one of the bodies being brought to shore by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. It is being transferred from the FWC vessel to a vehicle belonging to the Medical Examiner's Office, for transport to Key West for an autopsy.

Photos courtesy of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Officer Robert Dube

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