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4 in FL killed in Independence Day boating accident

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A three-boat crash killed four people in Coconut Grove, FL, on the Fourth of July. (Source: WPLG/CNN) A three-boat crash killed four people in Coconut Grove, FL, on the Fourth of July. (Source: WPLG/CNN)
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COCONUT GROVE, FL (WPLG/CNN) - Four people died after a Fourth of July boating accident on Friday night.

Florida Fish and Wildlife officials said three boats crashed about a mile and a half out from Dinner Key Marina.

Nine people were transported to area hospitals.

Officials have not released the names of the victims, and they are still investigating the accident.

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