Captain JP back in business after slamming into Amtrak bridge earlier this year
May 08, 2019 06:58 PM
The Captain JP is ready for business this summer on the Hudson.
The ship is fully repaired after slamming into the Amtrak bridge back in January.
As you'll remember, the Captain JP was one of a handful of boats and other vessels dislodged by ice jams and sent floating recklessly down the Hudson.
The boat slammed into the Congress Street Bridge before hitting and coming to a rest under the Livingston Avenue Rail Bridge.
The crashes caused more than $100,000 in damages.
Fortunately, the owner is insured.
NewsChannel 13 is told no major events on the boat had to be canceled or rescheduled.
Hear from a ship captain about the work needed to get the ship back in shape, by watching the video of Dan Levy's story.
Dan Levy & WNYT Staff
Updated: May 08, 2019 06:58 PM
Created: May 08, 2019 06:56 PM
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