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Boat flips at World Series Sprint Boat races in Poplar Bluff

Video shows one racer flipping his boat, and several people rushing to his aid. (Source: Chris White) Video shows one racer flipping his boat, and several people rushing to his aid. (Source: Chris White)
Witnesses say the driver was shaken up, but not seriously hurt. (Source: Chris White) Witnesses say the driver was shaken up, but not seriously hurt. (Source: Chris White)
POPLAR BLUFF, MO (KFVS) - It was a dramatic scene on Sunday at the 2014 World Series of Sprint Boat Racing in Poplar Bluff.

Video sent in by viewer Chris White shows one racer flipping his boat, and several people rushing to his aid. Witnesses say the driver was shaken up, but not seriously hurt.

He even went on to compete in two more races!

The winner of the race is Peter Caugrey

Organizers say this is the first time the races have taken place east of the Rocky Mountains.

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