NTSB: No engine alarms before NY ferry dock crash

Damage is seen on the front of the Staten Island ferry Andrew J. Barberi on Saturday, May 8, 2010, as it is pushed by tug boats to a dock in the Staten Island ferry terminal in the Staten Island borough of New York, after it crashed into a pier. (AP Photo/Robert Mecea)

May 9, 2010 5:45:59 PM PDT
Engine conditions appeared normal and no engine alarms sounded before a Staten Island ferry malfunctioned while approaching its terminal and slammed into a pier, injuring dozens of people, federal investigators said Sunday.