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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

No boating fatalities over July 4 holiday
The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency reports there were no boating-related fatalities over the July 4th. holiday. More than 10,700 boats were inspected during the five days, and officers made 20 Boating Under the Influence arrests. Officers issued 353 citations, and 303 warnings. They also assisted 483 boaters. There were five accidents that were investigated with four injuries, two of which were Ocoee River whitewater incidents. Operation Dry Water is a national weekend BUI awareness and enforcement campaign directed toward reducing alcohol and drug-related accidents and fatalities on the water. The July 4 holiday is considered the peak of boating season.


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