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Couple Dies Canoeing in Maine



    Couple Dies Canoeing in Maine

    The Coast Guard officials say a Pennsylvania couple found dead after setting out on a canoe trip earlier this weekend were both wearing life jackets when their bodies were found.

    Maine Coast Guard officials identified the couple as 58-year-old Roy Carlile and 53-year-old Judith Carlile of Warrington, Pennsylvania.

    A fisherman spotted the Roy Carlile's body floating in Chandler Bay at about 11 a.m. Saturday. He was pronounced dead by medical responders.

    A cooler was found floating in the bay Saturday afternoon, but Judith Carlile remained missing overnight. Officials say her body was found in Chandler Bay at about 5:50 Sunday morning.

    Their canoe has not been found.

    According to Marine Patrol, the two own a camp in Jonesport.

    Authorities say autopsies will be done to confirm cause of death.

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