Boat accident kills 20

A boating trip turned tragic on New York's Lake George Sunday.

BY HEATHER MOYER | LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. | October 3, 2005

A boating accident in New York's Lake George killed 20 people Sunday.

Authorities say a tourist boat full of 47 senior citizens tipped over after the captain claims he tried to steer away from large waves caused by a nearby boat. An investigation into the accident continued Monday.

The Sheriff of Warren County said all the passengers were from Michigan.

Related Topics:

School bus crash injures 43

Pileups near Cincinnati deadly

Ferry accident death toll at 36

More links on Accidents


DNN Sponsors include: