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      Christiansburg Man Dies After Weekend Boating Accident on Claytor Lake

      Claytor Lake, VA - A Christiansburg man has died after a boating accident last week.

      James Downes was involved in a collision at Claytor Lake on June 30.

      Investigators say a bass boat collided with a pontoon boat that Downes was driving.

      Four other people were injured in the crash.

      Downes' wife says he passed away at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital last night.

      No charges have been filed in the accident.

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