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NTSB: Glare, lack of lookout led to Illinois bridge strike

Use of spotlights with Dewey R's lowered wheelhouse reduced the pilot's visibility

Faulty dead reckoning cited in Puget Sound yacht sinking

The 71-foot Silver Lining hit an underwater rock formation near the Hood Canal Bridge

Strong current 'overwhelmed' pilot before tow hit lock walls, NTSB says

A Corps of Engineers workboat also was struck in the accident on the Ohio River

Tanker crewman medevaced after injury off Port Aransas

The mariner aboard Cap Guillaume is in stable condition after suffering an arm injury

NTSB: Survey didn't detect hazard before Louisiana pipeline strike

The tug DeJeanne Maria sank after hitting the submerged line in the Gulf of Mexico

TSB finds 'series of safety deficiencies' after tour boat grounds

Island Queen III was holed and took on water during a 2018 cruise on the St. Lawrence River

NTSB: Failure to heed severe weather warning led to sinking of Stretch Duck 7

The agency also cites the Coast Guard’s failure to require sufficient reserve buoyancy in amphibious vessels

Both Vicksburg bridges hit in multi-barge breakaway

It was the third time one or both of the spans have been struck in April

Delayed approach, lack of 'decision point' led to Atchafalaya bridge strike

After waiting for the swing span to open, the captain of Edna T. Gattle was unable to line up the tow correctly, the NTSB says

BC Ferries vessel damaged in hard landing

Spirit of Vancouver is pulled from service after the incident at Tsawwassen

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