Rescued men clung to boat for 26 hours

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Four Michigan boaters who sparked an international search after failing to return from a Lake Erie fishing excursion last Thursday were rescued the following day after clinging to their capsized 19-foot vessel for 26 hours.

The anglers ranged in age from 52 to 76 years.

Investigators said a heavy catch of walleye, and seas coming over the bow caused the boat to slowly roll over. The men, all in life jackets, slept on top of the vessel, according to the Coast Guard.

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