Philadelphia’s managing director says a decision on whether to allow “Ride the Ducks” to resume operations on the Delaware River could come within a few weeks.
The families of the two Hungarian student-tourists who were killed in last month’s duck boat disaster along the Delaware River are in Philadelphia.
As expected, the first lawsuits have been filed in connection with last month’s fatal duck boat accident on the Delaware River.
The Coast Guard released radio recordings made the day of the fatal Duck Boat crash in Philadelphia that took the lives of two Hungarian tourists.
In the wake of this month’s fatal duck boat accident on the Delaware River, the Nutter administration is changing the company it will use for tugboat operations and is requiring some new procedures.
The families of the two Hungarian tourists who were killed in last week’s duck boat collision are preparing to file lawsuits in connection with the tragedy.
The recent tragedy on the Delaware River has left some concern about using waterborne transportation. KYW’s Jay Lloyd notes that boating has its risks, but they are outweighed by its pleasures:
The tugboat involved in last week’s fatal duck boat accident on the Delaware River did not have a lookout posted on the barge it was pushing, and a union official says none was required. Meanwhile, […]
The NTSB says the crew member piloting the tugboat in last week’s fatal duck boat crash is refusing to answer questions. KYW’s Mike DeNardo looks into how that may that affect the probe.
KYW Newsradio Team Coverage This morning, nearly two days after a tour boat was struck and sank in the Delaware River, two bodies were seen floating in the river. One was recovered immediately but the […]
by KYW’s John McDevitt A crane today lifted a sunken tourist boat from 40-50 feet of water in the Delaware River, two days after the amphibious craft went down after being rammed by a passing […]
by KYW’s Mike Dunn As authorities continue their investigation into Wednesday’s accident on the Delaware River, Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter talks about the lasting impact the incident will have on the city and those involved.
KYW Newsradio Team Coverage The US Coast Guard has called off the search and rescue operation for two tourists who went missing after the Duck Boat accident on Wednesday. Instead, authorities say, crews were in […]
by KYW’s Suzanne Monaghan The National Transportation Safety Board has completed its first full day of investigating the ‘Duck Boat’ accident on the Delaware.
by KYW’s Kim Glovas A special boat team from the US Navy was coincidentally at Penn’s Landing Wednesday when the Duck Boat accident happened. That crew sprang into action to render aid to those in […]