Husband, wife die in crash involving 2 boats on Chowan River

Husband, wife die in crash involving 2 boats on Chowan River (Image 1)

REYNOLDSON, N.C. (AP) – A Virginia couple has been killed in a collision involving two boats on the Chowan River.
    
Lt. Mark Rich of the North Carolina Wildlife Resource Commission told media outlets 42-year-old Douglas Martin and 35-year-old Angela Martin, both of Sedley, Virginia, died Saturday. Rich says two men were on board another boat which ran over the top of the Martins’ boat, killing them. The crash happened near Reynoldson, North Carolina.
    
Officers will be putting the boats back together as part of their investigation.
    
The state medical examiner will perform autopsies on the couple.

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