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EMERGENCY SERVICES RESPOND TO BOATING INCIDENT

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Emergency services were kept busy yesterday in the Riverland, attending an boating incident where it’s understood three people sustained minor injuries.

Paramedics were sent to Loch Luna Game Reserve, between Cobdogla and Overland Corner, about 3.40 yesterday afternoon in response to reports of a fire on a boat.

No other boats were involved in the incident and it is not believed the boat crashed.

Initial reports suggested one person suffered burns and was in the water and two others had been rescued by another boat.

MFS and SES crews were also in attendance.

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