Coast Guard finds body of missing woman overnight

SCITUATE, Mass. (WLNE) – The United States Coast Guard called off the search for a missing woman Saturday night after her body was found.

The Coast Guard’s Marlin Crew recovered the 75-year-old woman’s body overnight.

Massachusetts State Police was on the scene and helped identify the victim by verifying her ID card.

The Coast Guard says the boat overturned close to shore around 5 p.m. on Saturday.

Crews were able to rescue two other passengers that were involved in the capsizing.

This is the sixth boater to die in the northeast this month, according to the Coast Guard.

 

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