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Ferry Involved in Crash That Hospitalized 15 Returning to Service

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    Ferry Involved in Crash That Injured 15 Returning to Service

    The M/V Iyanough is returning to service on Tuesday morning, departing Hyannis for Nantucket.

    (Published Tuesday, July 18, 2017)

    A Steamship Authority ferry that was involved in a crash that left 15 hospitalized last month in Hyannis, Massachusetts, is returning to service.

    The M/V Iyanough is returning to service on Tuesday morning, departing Hyannis for Nantucket.

    A preliminary report on the allision indicated the ferry's crew mistook a pole for a buoy in choppy water conditions on June 16.

    Fifteen people were hospitalized with minor injuries. A total of 58 people were on board when the allision happened.

    It's unclear what repairs were made to the Iyanough.

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