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Details of incident 57

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Date Autumn, 1995 (approx)
Location Ottawa River, Ottawa
Water Temperature Cool
Boat(s) involved 8+
Boat Construction Open construction
Outcome Crew rescued by accompanying coach boats 
Description Eight folds in half with crew in it and forced to evacuate


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