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Second Body, Sunken Duck Boat Recovered

Body believed to be missing Hungarian student

(Newser) - Recovery workers pulled a second body from the Delaware River in Philadelphia today, followed by the sightseeing vessel that sank after a collision with a barge Wednesday. The body is believed to be that of Szablcs Prem, 20, the Inquirer reports . Crews recovered the body of 16-year-old Dora Schwendtner earlier... More »

Body Found After Duck Boat Crash

Authorities believe it is missing 16-year-old

(Newser) - A female body that could turn out to be that of Dora Schwendtner, the 16-year-old Hungarian tourist who disappeared in the wake of yesterday’s duck boat crash , was pulled from the Delaware River today. A fisherman spotted the floating corpse at about 4:45am, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. A... More »

2 People Missing After Barge Hits Tour Boat

Search is under way on the Delaware River

(Newser) - A sightseeing "duck boat" carrying 37 people overturned today after being hit by a barge, spilling passengers into the Delaware River and leaving two people missing. The other 35 were pulled from the water by rescue boats. TV reports said nine people were taken to the hospital with minor... More »

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