Wedding Party Tragedy on the Hudson River

Boat crashes into construction barge, tosses bride-to-be and best man into the river.
2:20 | 07/28/13

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This morning police in the New York City area are investigating a late night boat crashed near the city that left a groom to be without either his bride. Or his best man this wedding was just weeks away but instead of engaging in last minute party planning the family of the bride. Has just recovered her body and ABC's -- Deedee Roy is covering this really terrible story from Claremont New York a DD good morning. Good morning Dan rescue crews will be back on the water later on this morning searching for the remaining missing passenger on the boat. The boat operator has been arrested all of this coming amid intense grief. Among the couple's loved ones. This morning 35 year old judge -- John is facing felony charges. Including manslaughter. Investigators say John was drunk behind the wheel of this 21 foot speed -- as it slammed into a barge late Friday night. At this point we have probable cause to believe that he covered the mobile intoxicated. And that's the basis for the charge that announcement came just hours after rescue crews pulled out of female bodies from the water. They believe it is thirty year old Lindsay Stewart a bride to be set to be married to 35 real Brian -- in two weeks. She's customary to two weeks from today. -- -- -- -- -- The frantic search for Stewart and her fiance is best man was launched. After -- bridal party celebration turned into a nightmare. The couple and four friends to judge Joseph Johns -- rate for what was supposed to be a short trip down New York's Hudson River. Until the craft hit this barge at full speed. Launching Stuart and the best man overboard. They do have some -- that it was very dark out there last night. And very difficult to to see the barges in the water. Bonds knocked unconscious after the collision called 911 after coming to his senses. This morning he is recovering from a shattered eye socket and mourning the death of the woman. Who was just two weeks from becoming his life. Investigators say that everyone on the -- suffered head injuries the groom to be remains at the hospital he and the bride to be had known each other since they were ten years old. Get Indiana a heartbreaking story. Heartbreaking doesn't begin to describe -- our best to those families this morning really we -- send our best to them.

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