RI Fisherman Dies After Being Swept from Rocks

EastBayRI.com: A pre-dawn Wednesday fishing accident has claimed the life of Portsmouth, Rhode Island, resident and talented chef Gary Mathias.

Mr. Mathias, 48, was fishing with a friend on rocks at the Sachuest Point Wildlife Refuge in Middletown at about 4:00 a.m. Wednesday [November 2] when he was swept into the water by a wave.

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