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3 men rescued after boat capsizes in Westport

WESTPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — Three men were rescued after their boat capsized near Cockenoe Island in Westport on Saturday.

Police say they received a distress call at 11:20 Saturday morning regarding a capsized vessel with three people in the water. 68 more words


14 dead as wooden boat carrying migrants capsize

A wooden boat crammed with migrant workers who were headed
back to Indonesia capsized Thursday off Malaysia’s western coast, leaving at least 14 people dead, a maritime official said. 169 more words

Two dead as cargo vessel reportedly sinks off Kenya

From IHS Maritime 360, by Andrew Mwangura, Jul 2015

Two seafarers were killed when a Kenyan flagged cargo vessel laden with sacks full of khat reportedly capsized 400 km north east of Mombasa, IHS Maritime has learned. 179 more words

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Egypt raises death toll from Nile boat collision to 35

CAIRO (AP) — Search parties retrieved four more bodies from the Nile River from a boat collision earlier this week, bringing the death toll to 35 people killed, Egypt’s Health Ministry said. 164 more words


Man drowns after boat capsizes on Lake Simcoe

TORONTO – Police say a man found dead at the bottom of Lake Simcoe was not wearing a life jacket when the canoe he was in capsized on Wednesday. 92 more words


2 people dead, 3 missing after boat capsizes in Ohio River

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky authorities say two people were killed and three remain missing after the pontoon boat they were riding in hit a barge and capsized in the Ohio River. 114 more words