Captain in fatal Budapest boat crash was sober at the time – police

A man looks at the Mermaid, a Hungarian boat which sank in the Danube river near Margaret bridge, after it was moved away during a salvage operation in Budapest, Hungary, in this handout picture released on June 13, 2019. Hungarian Police/Handout via REUTERS

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Hungarian police said on Tuesday they had found no evidence of alcohol or drug abuse by the captain of a cruise ship that struck and sank a small tourist vessel last month, killing 28 mostly Korean people on board. The Mermaid boat sank in seconds on May 29 after the Viking Sigyn […]

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