1 dead, 1 injured after capsize in Tulalip Bay

SEATTLE (AP) - One man has died and a woman is in the hospital after their boat capsized in Tulalip Bay north of Everett.

The Seattle Times ( http://is.gd/4EvQA8) reports someone called 911 just before 11 p.m. on Friday.

Tulalip Fire and Rescue went to the area near Priest Point on the Tulalip Reservation and found a 50-year-old woman, who was wearing a life jacket, but hypothermic and in shock.

She said she had been in a boat with her boyfriend when it overturned.

Rescuers searched the area and found the man, who had died, at 4:15 a.m. He was about two miles north of the area where the woman was found, at Mission Beach. He wasn't wearing a life jacket.

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Information from: The Seattle Times, http://www.seattletimes.com


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