Ferry Crash Kills 10, Pilot Attempts Suicide

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http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/16/nyregion/16FERR.html?hp A Staten Island ferry moving at a rapid clip in gusting winds crashed into a pier at the St. George ferry terminal yesterday afternoon, the New York Times reports, killing 10 people and injuring dozens of others as the concrete and wood pier sliced through its side, mowing down tourists and commuters. The exact cause of the 3:20 p.m. accident was not clear last night. But law enforcement officials said the ferry . . .

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