Ga. rescuers seek man who fell from boat

Went into water in small lake near Snellville

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SNELLVILLE, Ga.  - Divers spent Friday evening searching a small Snellville lake for a man who somehow fell off a boat.

Gwinnett County fire Capt. Tommy Rutledge says three people - two adults and a child - were on the boat in Lake Lucerne. Somehow the adults went overboard.

Authorities say the woman surfaced and was rescued using a throw rope bag.

The man came up briefly but then went back under. Authorities lost sight of him.

The adults are friends and the 10-year-old child is the woman's son. Authoriites haven't released their names.

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peonynut 08/21/10 - 09:01 am
Excuse the pun but this

Excuse the pun but this sounds fishy.

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