• Branson duck boat accident victims: What we know about them

    2 monthes ago - By ABC

    Nine of the 17 people who died when a duck tour boat capsized and sank during stormy weather were members of the same family, according to local officials.
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  • The Latest: Sheriff: 2 duck boats were on Missouri lake

    2 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    BRANSON, Mo. - The Latest on a deadly tourist boat accident in Missouri : 6 p.m. A Missouri sheriff has said two duck boats were heading back to land when one of them capsized on a Missouri lake in an accident that killed 17 people. Stone County Sheriff Doug Rader disclosed that information in a Thursday night news conference in confirming the first 11 deaths from the accident earlier Thursday evening. The death count rose Friday to 17 after bodies were removed from Table Rock Lake near Branson.
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  • 9 members of one Indiana family among 17 killed in duck boat accident

    2 monthes ago - By WGN TV

    BRANSON, Mo. - A duck boat capsized in Missouri Thursday night, killing 17 people, including nine people from the same Indiana family.
    The Missouri governor's office confirmed to WXIN that eleven members of the family, including several children, were aboard the boat and nine of them passed away in the incident at Table Rock Lake in Branson.
    The pastor of Zion Tabernacle Apostolic Church said the family was close to his church, but weren't members. A family member shared a photo that showed some of the victims.
    WXIN spoke on the phone with one of the family members that survived the...
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  • Duck boat accident: 11 of 17 victims are from one family, Missouri governor's office says

    2 monthes ago - By ABC

    Branson, Missouri, mourned Friday for more than a dozen sightseers killed when a duck boat capsized and sank in stormy weather.
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  • 9 members of same family died in duck boat tragedy

    9 members of same family died in duck boat tragedy

    2 monthes ago - By New York Post

    Nine members of the same family were among the 17 people that died in the “heart-breaking” duck boat tragedy in Missouri, the state's governor said Friday. Missouri Governor Michael Parson said in a statement that he spoke to a woman who “lost nine of the 11 members of her family” when the boat capsized Thursday...
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  • 9 members of the same family are among the 17 victims in Missouri duck boat capsizing

    9 members of the same family are among the 17 victims in Missouri duck boat capsizing

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Nine members of the same family were among the 17 killed when a duck boat capsized in Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri, on Thursday.
    The boat's driver was also among the 17 people who died when the boat capsized during severe thunderstorms.
    The amphibious vehicle went down with 29 passengers and two crew members on board.
    Nine members of the same family were among the 17 killed when a tourist duck boat capsized in Missouri on Thursday, Gov. Mike Parson told Fox News .
    Two other members of the family - a 13-year-old boy and his aunt - survived when the Ride the Ducks boat sank in Table...
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  • The Latest: Family that perished was from Indianapolis

    2 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    BRANSON, Mo. - The Latest on a deadly tourist boat accident in Missouri : 4:45 p.m. The nine members of one family who died in the duck boat accident were from Indianapolis, said Thomas Griffith, suffragan bishop of Zion Tabernacle Apostolic Faith Church in Indianapolis. He did not identify them. Missouri Gov. Mike Parson's office confirmed that nine of the 17 victims in the accident were from one family and two other family members survived.
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  • Duck boats linked to more than 40 deaths since 1999

    2 monthes ago - By National Post

    Duck boats like the one that sank in Branson, Missouri, killing 17 people, have a long history of safety problems and have been linked to the deaths of more than 40 people since 1999.
    The deadly sinking in Missouri brought back painful memories of a similar accident nearly two decades ago in Arkansas.
    Both duck boats had overhead roofs or canopies that the National Transportation Safety Board warned could greatly increase the risk of passengers becoming trapped in the boat and drowning.
    The sinking on Table Rock Lake near Branson Thursday came during stormy weather. The official cause has...
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  • 9 family members among 17 dead in Missouri duck boat accident, governor says

    2 monthes ago - By ABC

    Seventeen people were killed after a duck boat packed with tourists capsized in high winds on a southwest Missouri lake.
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  • The Latest: 9 of 17 boat accident victims from one family

    2 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    BRANSON, Mo. - The Latest on a deadly tourist boat accident in Missouri : 3:55 p.m. A spokeswoman for Missouri Gov. Mike Parson says nine of the 17 people who died in a duck boat accident are from the same family. Parson spokeswoman Kelli Jones says Friday that another two members of the same family survived when the boat capsized on Table Rock Lake near the tourist town of Branson. The governor's office had no other information about the family members. Authorities have not yet identified the victims.
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  • 9 family members among 17 dead in Missouri duck boat disaster

    2 monthes ago - By ABC

    Nine members of the same family were among the 17 people who died in the Missouri duck boat disaster, the governor's office said.
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  • Missouri governor's office: 9 of the 17 dead in duck boat accident from one family; 2 members of that family survived

    2 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    BRANSON, Mo. - Missouri governor's office: 9 of the 17 dead in duck boat accident from one family; 2 members of that family survived.
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