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Police at scene of fatal pedestrian accident involving a Duck Boat in Center City Philadelphia on May 8, 2015. (credit: Diana Rocco)

Female Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Duck Boat In Center City

Police say a female pedestrian died after she was struck by a Duck Boat that was filled with passengers in Center City Friday.


The victims' families and attorney Robert Mongeluzzi (left). (Credit: John McDevitt)

Families Of Duck Boat Victims Speak Out Via Translator

After settlement negotiations ended Tuesday night, the families of the Duck Boat crash victims spoke through their translator, continuing their push for justice and demanding the two boat operators apologize for the deaths of their children.


(A barge pushed by a tug boat bears down on a disabled duck boat in the Delaware River just before the fatal collision in July 2010.  NTSB photo)

Tug Pilot Faces Prison For Fatal Duck Boat Crash In Delaware River

A distracted tug boat pilot who sunk a tour boat in Philadelphia will be sentenced Tuesday in the deaths of two Hungarian students.


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One Year Later, ‘Ride The Ducks’ Crash Survivors Suffer PTSD

You won’t see any Ride The Ducks tours in Old City today. It was one year ago when two Hungarian tourists drowned after a barge collided with a Ride the Ducks boat along the Delaware River


Stigall Show Log 7.7.11

Chris analyzes President Obama’s Twitter Townhall, continuing reaction to the Casey Anthony verdict, a report that says Al Qaeda will start surgically implanting bombs in terrorists and talks to CBS 3’s Ben Simoneau on the one year anniversary of the duck boat accident.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/07/2011

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NTSB To Release Final Report On Deadly Duck Boat Crash

Federal investigators are set to release their final report on last summer’s deadly collision between a tour boat and a barge in Philadelphia.


(An eyewitness on shore captures the moment of impact as a duck boat on the Delaware River is run over by a barge being pushed by a tugboat.  Photo from NTSB)

Duck Boat, Tug Owners Seek To Limit Liability In Fatal Accident With 1851 Law

Attorneys for two companies being sued over last summer’s “duck boat” accident on the Delaware River are leaning on an 1851 law to limit their legal and financial liability in the mishap that killed two Hungarian tourists.


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NTSB Expected To Release Report On Duck Boat Investigation

Two Hungarian tourists drowned on July 7th when a barge collided with a disabled duck boat full of passengers. The NTSB is expected to release a report Monday morning on its continuing investigation of the incident.


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Duck Boat Captain Files Lawsuit

In the latest chapter of the duck boat crash that killed two people in July, the captain of the duck boat has filed a lawsuit.


Local Attorney in Duck Boat Case Returns From Hungary

  The attorney for the two victims in this month’s fatal Duck Boat accident has returned from their funerals in Hungary.  He says both families want answers as to how a leisurely boat ride went […]


Ceremony Held to Mourn Victims of Boat Tragedy

by KYW’s Kim Glovas A memorial service was held Saturday at the Independence Seaport Museum Auditorium for the two victims who died in the Duck Boat accident on Wednesday.


Investigation into Duck Boat Tragedy Continues

KYW’s Jim Melwert reports on the same day two bodies were recovered from the river, and the sunken Duck Boat was raised from the bottom of the Delaware, the NTSB conducted interviews with crew and […]


Duck Boat Pres. Answers Questions

The president of “Ride the Ducks” briefs reporters and answers questions regarding Wednesday’s boat accident in the Delaware River.


Mayor's Thu AM Boat Accident Briefing

Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter briefed reporters at City Hall the morning after the accident on the Delaware involving tourists on a Duck Boat.


Update on Delaware River Search

Thursday morning Coast Guard officials briefed reporters on the search for the two missing duck boat passengers.