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Author Topic: 17 dead in harbour tour boat capsize in Missouri  (Read 942 times)
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« on: July 20, 2018, 08:03:18 pm »

Sad news.

Almost hard to believe, but it may happen if the weather suddenly changes during the tour. If the tour is on a lake, as apparently was the case, sudden wind changes may be hard to predict and its consequences may be dramatic.

For more info on this fatality, please refer to:

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/missouri-boat-accident-latest-capsizes-storm-tourists-dead-branson-table-rock-lake-a8455786.html

https://www.cbsnews.com/live/video/20180720140015-several-dead-after-duck-boat-sinks-during-storm-divers-search-for-survivors/
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« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2018, 08:24:11 pm »

Really horrible! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xz1U27zbWXw
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« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2018, 07:41:31 pm »

The latest news on this sad story:

http://gcaptain.com/u-s-coast-guard-convenes-marine-board-of-investigation-into-fatal-duck-boat-sinking/

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