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Crew 'heartbroken' over deaths during boat race

AP Wire • Jul 21, 2015 at 11:01 AM

In a statement Monday, the survivors said they knew the storm was coming. They had dropped the main sail and clipped on their safety lines.

But their boat was knocked over by a 75-mph gust. The survivors said they unfastened their lines, clung to the overturned hull and signaled for help. Morley and Bickel could not free themselves.

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