Wayne Newton's yacht sinks at Lake Mead marina
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Authorities are investigating the sinking of a yacht owned by Las Vegas entertainer Wayne Newton at a Lake Mead marina.
National Park Service spokeswoman Christie Vanover said Monday that the 65-foot vessel sank stern-first in 45 feet of water while it was in a slip at the Temple Bar marina. That's on the Arizona side of the Colorado River reservoir, about 80 miles east of Las Vegas.
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Vanover says no one was on the boat, and no injuries are reported.
Newton's sister-in-law, Tricia McCrone, confirms that the 1996 Skipperliner named Rendezvous belongs to Newton.
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McCrone says Newton and his wife were vacationing out of the country when the boat sank Friday.
A photo provided by the Park Service shows the boat's bow sticking straight up from the water.
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