NYC Ferry Owner Hit With Injury Claims Over January Crash

Law360, New York (May 17, 2013, 7:19 PM EDT) -- The owner of a high-speed commuter ferry that crashed in January while docking near Wall Street in lower Manhattan has been hit with 45 claims from passengers and commuters seeking more than $75 million in damages in New Jersey federal court.

The passengers, who were on board the "Seastreak Wall Street" when it collided with a docking barge at Pier 11 on Jan. 9, filed their claims to recover damages for injuries they sustained in the crash before a court-imposed deadline on Thursday in response to...
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