More than 100 passengers evacuated after ferry runs aground in NYC

More than 100 passengers were evacuated when a ferry ran aground in Brooklyn on Saturday afternoon, authorities said.

The SeaStreak boat began taking on water after hitting the shore in Bushwick Inlet Park at around 4:30 p.m., according to the US Coast Guard.

A video posted to Twitter about 5:40 p.m. showed passengers being taken from the disabled boat.

There were about 100 people on board. Everyone had been safely evacuated by around 6 p.m., the NYPD said.

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