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Boy Scout Rescued after Sailboat Capsizes in Bay - The Charlottesville Newsplex
by NewsReader 09-15-2012


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Boy Scout Rescued after Sailboat Capsizes in Bay
The Charlottesville Newsplex
A kayaker contacted the Coast Guard about 10:30 a.m. Saturday and reported that a sailboat had capsized and a person was in the water. A crew was dispatched and upon arrival found the teenager had been rescued by occupants of a 30-foot center console ...
Boaters rescue Boy Scout from capsized sailboatThe Virginian-Pilot
Boy Scout rescued by good SamaritansWAVY-TV
Good Samaritans rescue Boy Scout near Cape CharlesWVEC.com (subscription)

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Re: Boy Scout Rescued after Sailboat Capsizes in Bay - The Charlottesville Newsplex

How many of these stories are the result of an over-anxious power boater? This was a 16 foot sailboat, the boater had his life jacket on, and might possibly have had the knowledge of righting the sailboat.

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