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Man Dies After Canoe Capsizes In Wilmington

A 20-year-old man died in far southwest suburban Wilmington overnight, after a canoe capsized on the Kankakee River. Three other people from the boat made it to safety

06/04/2014

Chicago Fire Department dive teams near 31st Street Beach. (Credit: CBS)

Search Resumes For 2 Still Missing After Boating Accident

Four people went into the water when their boat capsized about 7 miles off shore from the 31st Street marina around 7 p.m. Saturday. A fisherman rescued the a man who had been on the boat Sunday morning, and rescue crews found a woman two hours later, but she died.

06/02/2014

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12-Year-Old Drowns In Canoe Accident In Harvard, Ill. Pond

A 12-year-old northwest suburban boy died Monday night after the canoe he was in with two friends capsized in a Harvard retention pond.

07/08/2013

Rowboat Capsized

Search Suspended After Canoe Tips Over In Retention Pond

Emergency crews were sent to a retention pond in southwest suburban Lemont early Tuesday to rescue a man from a capsized rowboat.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2011

Mark Morley, skipper of the sailboat "WingNuts" and his girlfriend and crew member Suzanne Bickel died after their boat capsized during the annual yacht race from Chicago to Mackinac Island. (Credit: Council of Michigan Foundations/Facebook)

2 Sailors’ Bodies Found After Boat Flips In Mackinac Race

Divers have found the bodies of two sailors whose boat capsized in Lake Michigan last night during the 103rd annual Chicago to Mackinac Race.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2011

Mary Kovats rescued her husband and two others from Lake Michigan. (Credit: corinthian.org)

Wife On Boat Rescue: ‘Everything Went Beautifully’

More details are coming out about a Chicago woman’s rescue of her husband and two other men Wednesday night, after a storm had overturned their sailboat on Lake Michigan.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2011