Overturned Craft

The Meredith Fire Department boat stands by as unidentified people inspect a boat which overturned Friday morning on Lake Winnipesaukee in the area of Becky's Garden. The mishap occurred after the boat's motor came off the vessel, Meredith Fire Chief Ken Jones said. (Courtesy photo)

MEREDITH — Two people were thrown into the water of Lake Winnipesaukee Friday morning when their boat capsized.

The boat overturned after the motor came off the back of the boat, Meredith Fire Chief Ken Jones said. The boat’s two occupants were picked up by another craft that was in the area, he said.

The mishap occurred around 8:30 a.m. in the area of Becky’s Garden.

The Meredith fireboat was dispatched to the scene but did not have to transport anyone, Jones said.

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