Man, Grandson Die After Fall from Maine Pier

Man and Grandson Die After Fall From Bucksport, ME Pier on Penobscot River.

Portland Press Herald: A young boy and his grandfather died Friday afternoon [Aug.  8] after the child fell from a dock into the Penobscot River and the man jumped in to rescue him, according to state and local officials.

The Maine Department of Marine Resources identified the boy as 5-year-old Aiden Bulkley of Bangor and his grandfather as Ronald LaRue, 54, of Mayfield, Kentucky.

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