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3 men rescued after boat capsizes near Conneaut, 1 still missing

Source: Coast Guard
Source: Coast Guard
Updated: Aug. 17, 2019 at 2:21 PM EDT
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CONNEAUT, Ohio (WOIO) - The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a missing boater after a vessel capsized in Ashtabula County on Saturday morning.

The incident occurred around 9:30 a.m., when four boaters where dumped into Lake Erie about 10 miles off the coast of Conneaut after getting caught in an isolated storm.

A fisherman happened to be nearby and was able to rescue three of the boaters.

The search continues for the fourth boater.

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