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Last Updated: Thursday, 16 October, 2003, 02:26 GMT 03:26 UK
In pictures: Staten Island ferry accident
Fery at St George's Terminal, SI
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The ferry was coming into dock at St. George's Terminal when the accident happened
Damaged Staten Island ferry
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Damage was extensive after the ferry hit the side of the dock
Fire engines at St George's Terminal, SI
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Fire engines and other emergency services were soon on the scene
Passengers after leaving the damaged ferry
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Many of those lucky enough to escape without physical injury were in shock
Fireman and onlooker at Staten Island ferry terminal
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The scenes of destruction and injury were distressing
Investigators on bridge of ferry
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Investigators checked the ship to try to determine possible causes for the accident
Side of damaged ferry
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As night fell, a police launch checked the damage along the side of the boat

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