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August 19, 2014 11:12 PM

Myrtle Beach tourism leader says sailboat could not have created accident that sparked lawsuit

Myrtle Beach tourism leader Matthew Brittain, accused in a lawsuit of causing a boating accident that led to the amputation of a teenage girl’s thumb, said his yacht – the Epiphany – could not have been at fault because it doesn’t travel fast enough to create the kind of wake described in court documents.

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