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NTSB Launches Team to Investigate Tour Boat Collision in Philadelphia; Press Briefing Tonight
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 NTSB Launches Team to Investigate Tour Boat Collision in Philadelphia; Press Briefing Tonight

The National Transportation Safety Board has launched a Go Team to investigate a collision involving a tour boat and a barge early this afternoon. 

Local officials have reported that 2 passengers are missing in the accident. Tom Roth-Roffy has been designated the Safety Board's Investigator-in-Charge. Member Robert Sumwalt is accompanying the team and will serve as principal spokesman for the on-scene investigation.

Member Sumwalt will conduct a press briefing at 10:30 tonight at the Sheraton Society Hill, 1 Dock Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Contact: NTSB Media Relations
490 L'Enfant Plaza, SW
Washington, DC 20594
 
 
 

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