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Ferry Crash Data Being Studied, NTSB Says

The National Transportation Safety Board says it’s analyzing recovered data from the ferry that crashed in New York City, injuring dozens of commuters.

Injured passengers are aided following an early morning ferry accident
Injured passengers are aided following a ferry accident at Pier 11. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Investigators said Thursday that video has also been recovered and is being studied.

The Seastreak Wall Street was carrying New Jersey commuters across New York Harbor Jan. 9 when it made a hard landing.

Passengers tumbled down stairs and into walls.

More than 70 people were injured, some seriously. No one died.

The ferry captain told the NTSB he could not control he engines as he started to dock, and they later failed.

The NTSB has interviewed 25 injured passengers.

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