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Cruise ship collides with a tourist river boat and a dock in terrifying crash on a busy Venice canal, injuring four female tourists - just days after Danube tragedy left 28 feared dead
A towering cruise ship barrelled into a tourist river boat on a busy canal in Venice on Sunday morning and injured four female tourists as they tried to run away, it has been reported. The collision, which saw the luxury MSC Opera cruise liner crash into the small River Countess, took place at about 8.30 am on the Giudecca Canal- one of the major canals in the ancient city. MSC Cruises said the 2,679-passengers onboard the 177-ft high and 902-ft long long liner, which dwarfed the Venice skyline, were approaching the terminal when the ship hit the San Basilio dock after a technical problem. ...
Cruise ship crashes into dock and tourist boat in Venice
Video of the accident shows people on the dock running away as the huge ship approaches and slams into a tourist boat.
Out of control cruise ship carrying up to 3,000 people slams into Venice tourist boat
TOURISTS were today left screaming in fear, running for their lives as a 60,000 ton cruise ship collided with a river boat on the canals of Venice. At least five people were injured as the MSC Opera blasted its horn, scraping along the dock and crashing as it came into dock this morning. The huge ship crashed into a tourist boat during the incidentAP:Associated Press The MSC Opera cruise liner crashed into a dock in Venice this morningAP:Associated Press A view of the damaged harbour quay after the MSC Opera cruise ship collided with a tourist boat in VeniceAP:Associated Press And in terrif...
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