Special Coverage: Ride the Ducks Boat Tragedy | NBC 10 Philadelphia
Saturday, Jul 31, 2010
|
By Vince Lattanzio

DRAMATIC PHOTOS: Duck Boat Crash

Almost 40 people went into the Delaware River Wednesday afternoon after a Ride...View gallery

  • APTOPIX Philly Duck Boat Accident
  • Ducks Accident - Prem Schwendtener
  • Ducks Accident - Moment of Impact 1
Wednesday, Apr 20, 2011

Phila. Duck Boats Back in Water

Phila. Duck Boats Back in Water

Ride back into the Delaware on Thursday.

Monday, Mar 7, 2011

Cell Phone Distraction Before Ducks Crash?

Cell Phone Distraction Before Ducks Crash?

The NTSB has found that the first mate of the tug boat that was pushing a barge that crashed into a disbaled Ride the Ducks boat was on his cell phone in the time leading up to the fatal crash, according to...

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2011

Tug's Mate on Phone in Duck Boat Crash: Report

Tug's Mate on Phone in Duck Boat Crash: Report

Tug's first mate was dealing with medical emergency of his young son: NTSB

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2011

Philly Says No to Ride the Ducks' Return

Philly Says No to Ride the Ducks' Return

City officials reject proposal to return Ride the Ducks to city waterways.

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2011

Ride the Ducks May Return to Philly Waterways

Ride the Ducks May Return to Philly Waterways

Officials say the tour co. was the only bidder in a plan to bring duck boats back.

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2011

Duck Boat Captain Sues Tow Operators in Deadly Crash

Duck Boat Captain Sues Tow Operators in Deadly Crash

Captain says he has suffered physical and emotional injuries.

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2011

Paddleboat Cruises Coming to Philly Waterfront

Paddleboat Cruises Coming to Philly Waterfront

Bringing a little Mississippi to the Delaware River.

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2011

Cruel Irony: Duck Boat Makes Test Run While Victims' Parents Pay Respects

Cruel Irony: Duck Boat Makes Test Run While Victims' Parents Pay Respects

Parents of Hungarian students killed in crash in Philly Tuesday.

Tuesday, Aug 17, 2010

Emotional Plea From Families of Dead Duck Boat Tourists

Emotional Plea From Families of Dead Duck Boat Tourists

Families of Hungarian tourists, killed when the Ride the Ducks boat they were in was struck by a barge last month, were in Philly to see where their loved ones died and to make a plea for the end of duck boats.

Top Stories
It's Going to Cost You More to Ride SEPTA
It's Going to Cost You More to Ride SEPTA

As SEPTA continues to push new technology, it’s going to cost you more to ride the bus, train and/or trolley.

Tots Trapped in Bounce House After Neighbor Unplugs It
Tots Trapped in Bounce House After Neighbor Unplugs It

Police released footage outside a Port St. Lucie home showing a man walk into the backyard and unplugging the attraction before walking back across the street.

School Buses Go Up in Flames
School Buses Go Up in Flames

An early morning blaze in South Jersey burned right through three Toms River School District buses.

Texas Teachers Give Girl 'Most Likely' Terrorist Award
Texas Teachers Give Girl 'Most Likely' Terrorist Award

A Houston-area school district has disciplined several teachers after a student received a mock award naming her "most likely to become a terrorist." Certificates given to the 13-year-old girl and other...

Philadelphia School District Reeling From 3 Student Suicides
Philadelphia School District Reeling From 3 Student Suicides

“Anytime we lose a child in this city to suicide, we all mourn,” the school district said.