Staten Island Ferry makes hard landing; nobody hurt

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

STATEN ISLAND (PIX11) – A Staten Island-bound ferry experiencing power problems made a hard landing after turning back to Lower Manhattan.

The incident happened around 2:30 p.m. when engine problems forced the Guy Molinari ferry back to Whitehall St. Terminal.  No injuries or damage have been reported.

Ferry crash thumb

(Instagram: @theonlyauel)

An investigation into the cause of the power failure is underway.  The ferry is docked at the Whitehall St. Terminal where any necessary repairs will be made.

Correction: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated that the hard landing happened in Staten Island .