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Two intoxicated males capsize canoe in Breckenridge

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BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. – Two intoxicated males capsized a canoe on the Red River here Monday afternoon.

Although they were able to get to shore on their own, a Breckenridge Fire Department Water Rescue boat retrieved them and their dog.


Both suffered minor injuries from debris in the river but refused medical treatment. Neither was wearing a life jacket, and there weren’t any flotation devices in the canoe.

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