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    Commuter ferry carrying 300 people crashes into Manhattan dock injuring at least 17

    A commuter ferry carrying 300 people crashed while pulling into the docks at Lower Manhattan this morning, injuring at least 17 people.
    The Seastreak Ferry made a 'hard docking' at Pier 11 just before 9am throwing dozens of people on board forward or to the floor.
    Police and firefighters were on the scene and a number of people were taken away in stretchers to nearby hospitals with more being treated at the scene

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    England's dancing days are done...

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    The Associated Press ‏@AP
    Corner of NYC ferry "ripped open like a tin can," up to 50 injured: http://apne.ws/VPdcDR -SS
    Matthew Keys ‏@TheMatthewKeys
    [NOW LIVE] WNBC-TV coverage of ferry accident in New York City, 30-50 injured - http://bit.ly/WtjnMx

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    I read many on board were commuters from NJ going to work, like they need any more tragedy in their lives.

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    Was mechanical failure to blame for Manhattan ferry crash? Investigators focus on engine problems after 'bomb-like' collision that injured at least 74 commuters

    Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...#ixzz2HZxTaySm



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