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A traditional water rescue pontoon couldn't reach the victims of a boating accident south of Nevis Saturday afternoon. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

UPDATED: Three rescued from icy Hubbard County lake when hovercraft sinks Saturday noon

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A daring and dangerous rescue mission by a platoon of EMTs, ambulance personnel, firefighters and a cold water rescue team successfully pulled three people from the frigid waters of Island Lake south of Nevis Saturday noon.


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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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