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Deputies, Dive Rescue save three from sinking boat near Palouse Falls

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Deputies say the call of a half submerged boat came in around 7 p.m. Saturday and they completed the rescue about three hours after sunset. Deputies say the call of a half submerged boat came in around 7 p.m. Saturday and they completed the rescue about three hours after sunset.

FRANKLIN COUNTY, WA- Franklin County Sheriff's deputies say firefighters, Medstar Life Flight rescuers and Columbia Basin Dive Rescue helped them save three people from a sinking boat near Palouse Falls.

Deputies say the call of a half submerged boat came in around 7 p.m. Saturday and they completed the rescue about three hours after sunset.

However, it is unclear what led to the boat sinking in the first place.

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