Tragic Duck Boat Accident Delaware River Phila Pa .
Phila Pa has a popular tourist boat called "Duck Boat" today there was a tragic accident when a 800 foot barge hit the duck boat in about 10 foot of water at about 2:30 pm this afternoon.
The "duck boat" was said to have had to have had a fire on board and was disabled and stuck on the water .There were 37 people on board the boat it is believed they were all tourists .Two people are missing a twenty year old and a sixteen year old.There are two Coast Guard boats rescuing people from the amphibious "duck boat " when it was struck,with police and fire crews assisting.There was no reports of serious injuries.
There are two people missing.The Phila divers are searching for the boat and survivors.
The Port of Philadelphia closed the river to all traffic between the Walt Whitman and Ben Franklin Bridges.