BSO deputies hospitalized after boat collides with cruise ship at Port Everglades

PORT EVERGLADES, Fla. (WSVN) — Two Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies were taken to a hospital, Saturday, after their patrol boat crashed into a cruise ship in Port Everglades Harbor.

Officials said the deputies’ patrol boat had a mechanical failure, causing it to collide with the Holland America Oosterdam cruise ship, around 4:30 p.m.

Both deputies were transported to Broward Health Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

The departure of the Holland America Oosterdam was delayed as crews inspected the superficial damage.

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