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Woman dies after falling off tube being pulled by boat in Southampton: police

Posted at 6:57 PM, Aug 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-03 18:57:57-04

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — A woman died Saturday afternoon in Southampton after falling off of tube being pulled by a boat, according to police.

Southampton Police say they received the call at about 1:30 p.m. They say a 65-year-old woman and a 13-year-old girl fell off the tube.

The girl was pulled back on the boat, but the woman was unable to get back on. Police say she may have suffered a medical condition and became unconscious.

Marine units were able to pull the woman from the water. She was pronounced dead at the scene.