Did dead man's boat hit dredge pipe?

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The Coast Guard is investigating whether a dredge pipe to replenish Deer Island off Biloxi, Miss., contributed to a fatal boat wreck.

Mark Barhanovich’s boat hit something that flipped his outboard motor into the boat, where the propeller hit his back. The Biloxi man died in the 1-1/2 hours it took to get him to Ocean Springs Hospital, state investigators said.

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