Jury awards $123 million to victims of Seattle duck boat crash

Jury awards $123 million to victims of Seattle duck boat crash

CNN: A jury has awarded about $123 million to the victims and families of a fatal 2015 crash between a duck boat and a tour bus in Seattle. The jury determined that Ride the Ducks International, the manufacturer of the duck boat vehicle, was 67-70% responsible for the crash, while Ride the Ducks of Seattle, the duck boat tour operator, was 30-33% at fault.

Jury Awards $123M to Victims in Seattle Duck Boat Crash

Jury Awards $123M to Victims in Seattle Duck Boat Crash

US NEWS: A Jury has awarded about $123 million to the victims and families of a 2015 duck boat crash that killed five college students and injured more than 60 others in Seattle. After a four-month civil trial, King County Superior Court jurors found that Ride The Ducks International bore 67 to 70 percent of the responsibility for the crash, The Seattle Times reported 

Jury reaches verdict in Ride the Ducks civil trial

Jury reaches verdict in Ride the Ducks civil trial

KIRO 7 NEWS: Jurors awarded $123 million dollars to the plaintiffs in the Ride the Ducks crash. The jury split the blame for the crash between Ride the Ducks Seattle and Ride the Ducks International, the city and the state were not found to share in the responsibility

Jury finds Ride the Ducks liable in deadly 2015 Aurora Bridge crash

Jury finds Ride the Ducks liable in deadly 2015 Aurora Bridge crash

KING 5 NEWS: After four months of testimony, jurors have found Ride the Ducks liable in a 2015 Aurora Bridge crash. The city of Seattle and the state of Washington were not found liable.

King County jury awards $123 million to victims of Ride the Ducks crash

King County jury awards $123 million to victims of Ride the Ducks crash

SEATTLE TIMES: The jury determined that Ride The Ducks International bore 67 to 70 percent of the responsibility for the 2015 crash and Ride The Ducks of Seattle was 30 to 33 percent at fault in the crash that killed five people and injured more than 60 others.

Seattle duck boat CEO says he was unaware of axle safety warning

Seattle duck boat CEO says he was unaware of axle safety warning

KOMO NEWS: The CEO of Ride the Ducks Seattle told a jury he takes personal responsibility for the crash that killed five people more than three years ago. Brian Tracey also said he was unaware of a recommendation to fix an issue with the duck’s front axle.

The fatal Ride the Ducks crash and a law's anti-immigrant past

The fatal Ride the Ducks crash and a law's anti-immigrant past

CROSSCUT: When is a life legally worthless in Washington State? The law has shifted on that over the years, but the question is timely. It is being raised in connection with the Seattle Ducks crash of 2015. That year, a Ride the Ducks vehicle smashed into a tour bus on the Aurora Bridge, killing five foreign students.

Parents of student killed in ‘Ride the Ducks’ crash say company is trying to block suit

Parents of student killed in ‘Ride the Ducks’ crash say company is trying to block suit

Q13 FOX: Soon Won Kim and his wife, Ju Hee Jeong, from South Korea are overcome by the tremendous grief of losing their 20 year-old daughter Haram Kim in the Aurora Bridge crash last September.

Two months later, victim of Ride the Ducks crash struggles with recovery, expenses

Two months later, victim of Ride the Ducks crash struggles with recovery, expenses

SEATTLE TIMES: On a sunny day in September, 18-year-old Phuong Dinh snapped photographs from her window seat in a charter bus filled with other North Seattle College students as it motored across the Aurora Bridge.

“And then, ‘Bam,’ ” she recalled. “Nothing else. Just flashes after that.”

Students Killed in Seattle Duck Tour Crash Identified

Students Killed in Seattle Duck Tour Crash Identified

NBC: Federal investigators arrived in Seattle Friday and began examining the wreckage of an amphibious "duck boat" tour vehicle and a charter bus that collided on a bridge, leaving four international college students dead and dozens injured.