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Yachtsman crushed to death under boat was a 'wonderful man'


The partner of a yachtsman crushed to death under his own boat says he was a wonderful man who loved his children.

Kevin Keeler was carrying out repairs underneath the 29-foot yacht at Weymouth Sailing Club when it toppled over on to him on Monday.

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The 56 year old from Weymouth was pronounced dead at the scene.

An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident are ongoing.

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Our dad is a man who can bring a smile to anyone’s face, we will cherish our memories together in our hearts and continue to make him proud of who we become. We love you so much daddy, we all miss you.”

– Kevin Keeler's family
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