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Scouts and Their Leaders Rescued Off Utah Lake

Posted August 28th, 2013 @ 11:24am by Talk Radio 105.7 FM / 570 AM

Two adults -- and four boy scouts -- are recovering today, after a harrowing evening, floating in a disabled boat, at the south end of Utah Lake.

The six weren't seriously injured -- but got a scare -- when a storm began rolling in, Tuesday night, just about the time the boat failed.

Rescuers transferred the boys into a working boat -- then towed the broken vessel to shore.

Police say the best move the leaders made was to take along a cell phone, and use it quickly when conditions went downhill.


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