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Body Found In Whiting Identitfied As Missing Boater

An autopsy was scheduled for Wednesday on the body of a man that washed up on a beach in Whiting, Indiana. Authorities suspect the body could be the last missing victim of the season’s first fatal boating accident.


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Two Suburban Kids Hurt In Wisconsin Boating Accident

A 12-year-old girl and her 11-year-old brother, from Arlington Heights, were riding an inflatable tube behind a boat when they struck the side of a pontoon boat.


The wreckage of a boat involved in an accident on the Cal Sag Channel. (Credit: CBS)

Third Body Recovered After Cal-Sag Boating Accident

A 19-foot Rinker pleasure craft hit a towing vessel hauling six barges on the Cal-Sag Channel near Southwest Highway in Worth Township late Friday night. The smaller boat capsized, and at least three people went into the water.


The Dresden Lock and Dam on the Illinois River near Coal City, where two people were rescued and a third is missing after going into the water following a boating accident on Sunday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

One Still Missing After Boating Accident Near Coal City

Crews were searching the Illinois River on Monday, a day after a person went missing after a boating accident near southwest suburban Coal City.


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Bartlett Boater Indicted In Petite Lake Fatal

A Lake County grand jury approved reckless homicide and aggravated DUI charges Wednesday for the Bartlett man accused of being high on cocaine and under the influence of alcohol when he allegedly ran over a 10-year-old boy with his boat.


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Boy, 10, Killed In Boating Accident In Lake County

A 10-year-old boy was killed in a boating accident Saturday afternoon on a lake in the far north suburbs.


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Men, Young Girls Thrown Overboard In Boat Accident

A family is safe after a frightening ordeal aboard a boat on Lake Michigan Thursday night.

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One Dead After Boating Accident In Fox River

A boating accident in the Fox River near northwest suburban Algonquin has left one person dead early Sunday in McHenry County, according to fire department authorities.


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Wrongful Death Suit Filed For Boating Accident

The family of a man killed in a 2010 boat accident on the Cal-Sag Channel near Calumet Township filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the driver of both boats.