Doctor Dies in Schooner Accident, 3 Injured

ROCKLAND, Maine – A tragic incident occurred Monday morning off the coast of Maine when the mainmast of a 150-year-old schooner, the Grace Bailey, collapsed, resulting in the death of a doctor on board and injuring three others. The schooner, a 118-foot windjammer, was returning from a four-day voyage with 33 passengers when the mast broke, according to the vessel’s owner. The Grace Bailey was about a mile from Rockland Harbor when the accident happened. …

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