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Dam Cliffhanger


The photo looks like a scene from a movie.

Instead, an unoccupied pontoon boat was found hanging over the edge of a dam on a North Carolina reservoir after it broke loose from its dock during severe rain storms.

Only a heavy branch prevented the boat from going over the edge. Eventually, local authorities managed to retrieve the boat by winching it off the dam.

You can read more about it on the Charlotte Observer’s website.



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