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Forklift crushes boat at Laconia marina

September 03. 2018 12:12AM

LACONIA - State safety officials are investigating a forklift accident at a marina, police said.

The forklift, weighing about 55,000 pounds, fell onto a boat about 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Paugus Bay Marina, Laconia police said.

There were no injuries.

Investigators said a mechanical failure appeared to be the cause of the accident, police said. State agencies and a crane company from Boston are assisting with the investigation.

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