Two duck hunters dead, a third hospitalized after boat capsizes

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  1. Two duck hunters died and a third was rushed to a hospital Tuesday after they fell into the frigid waters of the Westport River when their boat capsized.  Bristol District Attorney Sam Sutter’s office said Steven James, 53, of Marshfield and Robert Becher, 55, of Cromwell, Conn., died. The surviving hunter was identified as Gregg Angell, 51, of Westport. He was taken to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, and is expected to survive. 
  2. The Coast Guard has posted video of the rescue:
  3. Coast Guard rescue in Westport
  4. Massachusetts State Police, media outlets and scanner watchers have been reporting and sharing information on Twitter about the overturned boat and missing duck hunters in Westport River:
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