Video shows moments before Branson, Missouri duck boat capsizes

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  • Published on:  Friday, July 20, 2018
  • At least 13 are dead and 6 remain missing after a severe storm flooded a tourist boat on a southwestern Missouri lake. Warning: Video contains emotionally or visually disturbing content.


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  • Michael Ojeda

    Michael Ojeda

     3 days ago

    That thing nosedived like a submarine.

  • Shyan Marie

    Shyan Marie

     23 days ago

    Don't give them your business. As of this moment they're trying to claim that they shouldn't have liability because they lost the boat. They also seemed indifferent to the 17 lives lost, and seemed to express more concern about their boat. They are literally citing a law from 1851 stating they owe the families 'nothing' despite one of the customers losing 9 family members. I wouldn't give this place a f*cking dime! They let people go out and KNEW there was a storm coming! They have 100% LIABILITY. If no waivers were passed out and signed, they are 100% liabel! Here's the proof too! https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.nytimes.com/2018/10/18/us/duck-boat-sinking-lawsuit.amp.html

  • Patriot Rep

    Patriot Rep

     1 months ago

    I love that these people just watch!! Be better than this

  • Shelley Greenfield

    Shelley Greenfield

     1 months ago

    Omg rip that doomed duck 🦆 boat is a death trap I feel so bad it took all those inisant souls how sad 😢 rip

  • joshua lee

    joshua lee

     2 months ago

    with this situation.... ride the ducks shouldnt be in that deep of water
    go shallower n do a tour.... not 150 deep or 300 feet deep of water... just stupid n scary.. specially when u go over kimberling city bridge n see how big the white caps can be... just overalll scary

  • dono Taylor

    dono Taylor

     2 months ago

    it shows humanity don't give a shit, about the next person.

  • Don

    Don

     2 months ago

    People never put their life jackets on and abandon ship when its time to GTFO. Better off wearing a life jacket in the water than staying cargo in a sinking can.

  • gavingaming123

    gavingaming123

     2 months ago

    This is why I am scared of boats.

  • don brassco

    don brassco

     2 months ago +1

    NOMAYDAY😠

  • Tanner Roberstsonski

    Tanner Roberstsonski

     2 months ago

    Thats a tourist trap if I’ve ever seen one

  • David Eff

    David Eff

     2 months ago

    Graphic content? Where?

  • Mallow

    Mallow

     2 months ago

    I think there was too many people abord that boat, it was made for rly calm weather, they should've found a safe place when they got the warnings and saw the dark clouds

  • dcwarner

    dcwarner

     2 months ago

    Must be a lot of pressure on the employees to make as many runs as possible.

  • MyChannelisTrash 554

    MyChannelisTrash 554

     2 months ago

    Alright, I went to see the duck boats next to McDonald's yesterday and they have life vests couldn't the captain tell the passengers to put them on before you go ride it, I don't get it but God bless the families that died, I think drowning is the worst way to die

  • Dalton Zimmerle

    Dalton Zimmerle

     2 months ago

    If I was on there I would jump out the window

  • Jesse R

    Jesse R

     3 months ago

    The back of these boats sit low in the water even on a calm day. Then add to it that literally half of that family were probably 250-300 pounds each, didn't have sense enough to reach over their heads for a lifejacket and didn't seem to have sense enough to get out of the boat. Not saying that the captain should have gone out in this weather, but this was many factors at play. The biggest favors were morons. The one lady that survived claimed the captain never said anything about life jackets and then she changed her story and said that he did say something about it.

  • Michael Knight

    Michael Knight

     3 months ago

    each duck boat makes over a 1.5million dollars a year.They run these as much as possible.ride a duck also provides ducks to boston I believe they have 24.they also have them in washinton state.I restored a vintage one.Bothe the replicas and the originals have no inner floatation devices.The tour companies are so tight lipped about there industry so no thers can copy them.When the insurance runs out some one out there has been stock piling money.I hope every one that lost a family memeber gets as much money as possible.God speed to the ones that died.

  • Patricia Smith

    Patricia Smith

     3 months ago

    Branson Mo only cared about profit before safety. The life jackets would not have helped anyone. Because of the canapy people were trapped if the windows had been uncovered they could have gotten out. But in those waves most likely would have drown unless you are one helluva swimmer. I was at Silver Dollar City many years ago when a storm was rolling in. We asked to go back inside but they insisted we get on the trams. Hail was coming down and hitting us in the head it flooded up to our knees. Lightning hit the tram behind us and a huge branch fell on it injuring 3 people. Once again they knew the storm was coming and refused to let us go inside. Either idiots are running these attractions or they just don't care if people are safe. When I rode the ducks both times the water was hitting right below our windows in no storm. I reached out and touched the water both times. There isnt much space between the water and the windows. We didnt have the top on either time.

  • SuperCoco 18

    SuperCoco 18

     3 months ago

    I’m going on a duck boat in 2 days so wish me luck.....😬

  • Bailey Hernandez

    Bailey Hernandez

     3 months ago +1

    This is so miserable and makes me cry this is the saddest thing ever I would go on there almost every month nothing like that has ever happened I feel so bad for those people