Entangled dock line blamed for Rhode Island tall ship crash

Mike Patterson, captain and owner’s representative of the Intrepid, holds a plastic covering from a cable struck by tall ship SSV Oliver Hazard Perry as he inspects damage on board the Intrepid, Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, in Newport Harbor in Newport, R.I. The tall ship struck the Intrepid and several other boats Sunday evening after it lost power and began to drift in the harbor. There were no injuries. (AP Photo/Jennifer McDermott)


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