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8 injured in W.Va. boating accident

RAVENSWOOD, W.Va. (AP) -- Authorities are investigating a boating accident on the Ohio River near Ravenswood that injured eight people.

Jim Thaxton with the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources says a boat hit another boat that was stationary.

Thaxton tells media outlets that the accident occurred Sunday near Buffington Island.

WSAZ-TV reports that all the victims have been released from area hospitals.

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