Fisherman 'lucky to be alive' after boat runs aground

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Newfoundland commercial fisherman thinks someone “up there” was looking out for him.

The skipper and his crew shipmate Dean Offrey, were motoring aboard their 55-foot seiner along the coast Wednesday, heading south when a storm came up with 40-knot winds and 13-foot seas.

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