Lake Sunapee dinner boat takes on icy water

Photo by Charlotte Carlson, Sunapee.

Photos by Charlotte Carlson, Sunapee.

MVK_CC1Sunapee, N.H. – The dinner boat MV Kearsarge, at the public dock at Sunapee Harbor, started to take on water and sink into Lake Sunapee Thursday night, January 10, 2013. News reports with more info, are available via WNTK and WCVB:

It was a heartbreaking scene at Sunapee Harbor last night seeing the iconic dinner boat Mt.Kearsage sinking in Lake Sunapee from its slip. via WNTK: Dinner boat sinks in harbor

WCVB: Restaurant boat sinking into icy lakeMVK_CC3

Update: Jan. 11, 2013, noon – Sunapee Cruises, on its Facebook page, writes: “While sitting at it’s winter berth tonight, the MV Kearsarge took on water and the stern is partially submerged. We are currently working to determine the cause and focus on recovery. We appreciate all of the community’s support.”

Update:  Jan. 11, 2013, noon – Via WMUR, MV Kearsarge restaurant ship sinks

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