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Body of Warwick man recovered after boating incident

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 By Jennifer Petracca

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is investigating a boating death.

The Warwick Police and Fire Department reported to the scene around 11 PM Saturday night, after reports of a man overboard on the north side of Patience Island.

The victim, 57-year-old David Hall of Warwick, fell off his 24-foot motorboat.

Warwick firefighters found Hall’s body in the water where he was pronounced on the scene of what appears to be an accidental drowning.

No further details were released and the accident is still under investigation.

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