Duck boat captain in fatal capsizing indicted on 17 felony counts

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WPLG—The captain of a duck boat that capsized in July on a Missouri lake, killing 17 people, has been indicted by a federal grand jury in connection with the wreck. Kenneth Scott McKee, 51, faces 17 counts related to "acts of misconduct, negligence or inattention to duty," one for each victim, according to the indictment, which was announced Thursday by the US Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, Tim Garrison. The violations are colloquially known as "seaman's manslaughter," Garrison...

Captain of capsized duck boat in Missouri indicted on 17 felony counts. A federal grand jury has indicted the captain of a duck boat in connection to 17 deaths that resulted when the boat capsized in Missouri…