Man facing boating while intoxicated charges after crashing his boat

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ONONDAGA COUNTY, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — A Lysander man has been charged with boating while intoxicated after crashing his boat on the Seneca River on Thursday.

Police say John Calpeter, 56, hit a buoy marker, flipping the boat on its side and ejecting Calpeter and his passenger. 

A nearby boater was able to get them out of the water. They suffered minor injuries.


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