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Two boaters rescued on Cape Fear River

Posted April 27


— Emergency crews responded and rescued two boaters who overturned on the Cape Fear River off Wildlife Road in Lillington, according to Harnett County officials.

It is unconfirmed if the people suffered injuries.

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  • Norman Lewis Apr 28, 9:28 a.m.
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    Going out on a boat on a river at flood stage? Not the smartest choice. Responders risked their lives because 2 other people did not use good judgment. Hope the officials charged for the rescue.