CHOPPER VIDEO: Smoke reported on duck boat in Boston

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September 13, 2013, 12:49 pm
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Passengers on a Boston duck tour boat on the Charles River have been safely evacuated after the driver noticed smoke from a loose radiator hose.

Bob Schwartz, a spokesman for Boston Duck Tours, tells WCVB-TV that the 22 people on board were transferred to a fire department rescue boat and taken to the Charles Gate Yacht Club on the Cambridge shore. No one was reported injured.

The boat has been towed to shore for inspection.

Tags: Fire, Museum of Science, Rescue, duck boat, Mass. state police
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