Forum staff reports, Published May 27 2013
Two intoxicated males capsize canoe in BreckenridgeBRECKENRIDGE, Minn. – Two intoxicated males capsized a canoe on the Red River here Monday afternoon.
Although they were able to get to shore on their own, a Breckenridge Fire Department Water Rescue boat retrieved them and their dog.
Both suffered minor injuries from debris in the river but refused medical treatment. Neither was wearing a life jacket, and there weren’t any flotation devices in the canoe.
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is investigating the incident.