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Monday, September 27, 2010

Small Boat On East River Disabled and Outta Gas Between Roosevelt Island And Queens- NY Water Taxi Helps Maneuver Boat To Safety

Image From Jonathan Weinberg

Last week, Jonathan Weinberg noticed a small boat in trouble on the East River between Roosevelt Island and Queens. Mr. Weinberg reports (All images are from Jonathan Weinberg:
On my way back from my evening bike ride, I came across a NYC Water Taxi trying desperately to help a small disabled boat from getting smashed against the rocks.
With super-fast currents, the East River is definitely not the place you want to be dead in the water.
They skirted disaster and got in safe.