Whale Crashes Into Sailboat in South Africa

Posted on July 21, 2010

A 40-ton whale nearly wiped out a sailboat in South Africa, but luckily no one was injured. The sailboat was running without a motor and the whale was breaching the water. He or she apparently didn't hear the boat, and crashed right into the mast. He left some blubber behind, but no blood and seemed fine. The couple -- who teach sailing -- were also unharmed. Jeanne Moos of CNN also looks at some other accidental animal-boat incidents. The goose incident is hilarious. Take a look:

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