Cell Phone in Waterproof Case Saves MA Boater

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Thanks to having a cellphone in a waterproof case, a boater was able to call for help after abandoning his sinking boat off Mattapoisett Harbor in Massachusetts last weekend.

According to an article on SouthCoastToday.com, the man was forced to jump overboard as his boat took on water. He was then able to use his iPhone to call 911 and direct rescuers to his location.

Read about a boater who was saved thanks to a cell phone in a waterproof case.