Boat hit by large wave overturns at harbor entrance

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A powerboat crossing through eight to 10 foot waves at the Oceanside Harbor entrance in San Diego County, flipped sideways, tossing a man and his boy into the water Sunday.

"There was large surf at the Oceanside harbor entrance due to large swells," Oceanside Harbor Police Officer David Cunniff told CBS 8 News, noting it took lifeguards and police just one minute to arrive on the scene and pull the victims out of the water quickly.

They were not seriously injured in the 12:22 p.m. incident.

"The 37-foot cabin cruiser turned to the side, barrel rolled completely over, and then righted itself," Cunniff said. "Two of the seven people on board, a father and son, were ejected into the water."

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