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Egegik Boat Fire Kills Kipnuk Man, Burns His 2 Brothers

By Chris Klint
Channel 2 News
8:25 p.m. AKDT, July 4, 2013

ANCHORAGE, Alaska— Alaska State Troopers say a fire aboard a boat moored in Egegik early Thursday that killed a Kipnuk man and left his two brothers with burns is under investigation.

According to an AST dispatch late Thursday, the Egegik Clinic informed troopers just before 6 a.m. of the blaze. Fishermen aboard other boats moored at the Alaska General Seafoods cannery dock said they noticed flames coming from the 32-foot gillnetter Pauline II....,0,2838715.story

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