”To be sure, the situation could have turned ugly had the errant fish struck any of the anglers. Great barracuda are slender and incredibly speedy, and perhaps most known for their frightening appearance, made so by a projecting lower jaw lined with razor sharp teeth.”
• Alcohol-Related Boating Deaths in Connecticut
” A…review of state and U.S. Coast Guard data has found that the number of Connecticut boating deaths involving alcohol increased nearly fourfold in the latter half of the last decade.
"The data show that while there were six alcohol-related boating deaths in Connecticut from 2001 to 2005, that number jumped to 22 from 2006 to 2010.
"The worst year was 2008, when seven people died, including two double fatalities. From 1999 through 2006, no year had seen more than two such deaths.”
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