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Old 28 August 2006, 16:15   #1
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Fatal rib accident - norway being discussed on YBW

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Old 28 August 2006, 16:22   #2
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A very sad story. Let it be a lesson to us all.

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Old 30 August 2006, 16:30   #3
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I came to the place just minutes after the accident and
was second boat in place. Not a good evening.

This evening was wery dark and it was very difficult to drive.
I know the area very good and have been boating there for 25 years, and i had to look at my plotter to be sure where i was.

So watch out if youre out there driving in the dark.

The police is still investigating the accident.

Best regards Roy
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