17 injured after ferry hits Jersey City dock

More than a dozen ferry passengers were injured after the boat hit a dock in Jersey City Saturday night.

More than a dozen ferry passengers were injured after the boat hit a dock in Jersey City Saturday night. (7/24/16)

JERSEY CITY - More than a dozen ferry passengers were injured after the boat hit a dock in Jersey City Saturday night.

The New York Waterways' ferry was coming into the Hudson Street dock around 7:30 p.m. when it made a hard stop.

Authorities say 17 people were injured, but none of them seriously.

The Coast Guard is now investigating the incident. 

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