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Whale crashes into Mexican tourist boat, killing one and injuring others

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Image by David McSpadden / CC BY 2.0

A grey whale crashed into a tourist boat off the coast of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico on Wednesday. A Canadian woman has died from injuries sustained from the accident, and two other passengers were injured. The boat’s captain was forced to make a movement to try to avoid colliding with the whale that had surfaced just in front of the boat, which was returning to the resort town after a short excursion. Read more: theguardian.com