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Seastreak Wall Street Commuter Ferry Accident

On Tuesday April 8, 2014, the National Transportation Safety Boardmet to discuss a 2013 accident involving the Seastreak Wall Street commuter ferry in lower Manhattan.

On January 9, 2013, the high-speed passenger ferry, Seastreak Wall Street, on a routine trip from New Jersey to Pier 11/Wall Street, struck the pier as it approached the dock. Four of the 331 people on board the vessel sustained serious injuries.

The Board Meeting will began at 9:30 AM (EDT).

A link to the meeting archive is here: http://ntsb.capitolconnection.org/040814/ntsb_archive_flv.htm

A transcript is below. Please forgive the all caps. This is how it is provided.