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Indiana family dies in duck boat tragedy; Gov. Holcomb issues statement

An ill-fated boating accident tragically killed 17, including nine people from one Indiana family after a duck boat sank on Table Rock Lake, Missouri.

The incident happened Thursday June 19 when the tourist boat capsized following severe weather in the Branson area.

Gov.  Eric Holcomb issued the following statement:

"Janet and I are stunned and heartsick over this tragedy. To lose so many loved ones in an instant is horrifying, and I cannot imagine the depth of pain the Coleman's friends and family are going through now. I ask my fellow Hoosiers to join me in offering prayers and condolences, especially for the two survivors."

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