Tourist Boat Capsizes in Upstate New York
A tourist boat carrying 36 passengers capsized inside a cave in upstate New York on Monday, according to authorities.
Emergency Response Underway
Emergency services rushed to the scene at Lockport Caves, a popular tourist attraction located in the Niagara County city. Police and firefighters, along with other agencies, are currently working to help those who were on board the capsized boat.
A press release from the Lockport Police Department stated that the incident is still ongoing. The surrounding streets have been closed to allow emergency vehicles and rescue teams access to the area.
Status of Passengers Unknown
As of now, the status of the passengers onboard the tourist boat is unknown. No further information has been released at this time.
Niagara Falls Nearby
The famous Niagara Falls are located less than 40 minutes from the scene of the incident.
More updates will be provided as the situation unfolds.