GPS error blamed for high-speed boat crash

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A navigational error resulted in a boat running into a breakwall last Friday on Lake Erie, injuring all five aboard.

Jim Perebzak of Wadsworth, Ohio, who owned and operated the boat, put the wrong coordinates into a GPS navigation system and left the boat on autopilot, said Jim Gorman, an investigator for the Ohio Division of Watercraft.

Click here to read the full report in the Cleveland Plain Dealer.

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