CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Capsized boat removed from Topsail Beach

TOPSAIL BEACH, NC (WWAY) — A capsized boat had to be removed from the water in Topsail Beach Monday.

The boat was removed from the water with some heavy equipment yesterday and the whole thing was caught on camera.

Wilton Wescott posted drone video of the removal yesterday morning.

Topsail Beach Police Chief Sam Gervase said the boat capsized on Friday, but no one was hurt. Then, he said the boat washed ashore.

Gervase said Public works staff pulled it out of the surf and put it on the side of the road and the owner was notified. Gervase said the boat belongs to the owner of One Stop Bait Shop and Tackle in Surf City.

Gervase said few other details are known about what happened.

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