Entangled dock line blamed for Rhode Island tall ship crash

Deckhand Tucker Wheeler, left, and executive director Jessica Wurzbacher, of the tall ship SSV Oliver Hazard Perry, right, take a small boat tour of Newport Harbor, Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, in Newport, R.I., to view damage to boats struck by the tall ship, which lost power and began to drift in the harbor Sunday night. (AP Photo/Jennifer McDermott)


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