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Six crew arrested after Hong Kong ferry collision kills 37

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Workers stand on top of the ferry which sank earlier, with more than 100 passengers falling into the sea, off Hong Kong's Lamma Island, after a ferry collision October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Workers stand on top of the ferry which sank earlier, with more than 100 passengers falling into the sea, off Hong Kong's Lamma Island, after a ferry collision October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
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A ferry, which sank earlier after colliding with a company boat, is kept stable by a tugboat off Hong Kong's Lamma Island October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

A ferry, which sank earlier after colliding with a company boat, is kept stable by a tugboat off Hong Kong's Lamma Island October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
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A worker checks on the ferry which sank earlier after colliding with another ferry off Hong Kong's Lamma Island October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

A worker checks on the ferry which sank earlier after colliding with another ferry off Hong Kong's Lamma Island October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
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A ferry which sank earlier, is kept stable off Hong Kong's Lamma Island, after a collision October 2, 2012. Hong Kong police arrested six crew on Tuesday after a ferry and a company boat carrying more than 120 staff and family celebrating the mid-autumn festival collided, killing 37 people as the boat sank. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

A ferry which sank earlier, is kept stable off Hong Kong's Lamma Island, after a collision October 2, 2012. Hong Kong police arrested six crew on Tuesday after a ferry and a company boat carrying more than 120 staff and family celebrating the mid-autumn festival collided, killing 37 people as the boat sank. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
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Relatives of victims in a fatal ferry collision pay their respects by throwing paper money into the waters off Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Relatives of victims in a fatal ferry collision pay their respects by throwing paper money into the waters off Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A sunken ferry is lifted out of the water after an accident off Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A sunken ferry is lifted out of the water after an accident off Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Relatives of the victims of a ferry collision burn incense as they pay their respects in Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Relatives of the victims of a ferry collision burn incense as they pay their respects in Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Relatives of victims in a fatal ferry collision pay their respects by throwing paper money into the waters off Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Relatives of victims in a fatal ferry collision pay their respects by throwing paper money into the waters off Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A covered body lies on a rescue boat, after two vessels collided in Hong Kong, October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A covered body lies on a rescue boat, after two vessels collided in Hong Kong, October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Rescuers approach a partially-submerged boat after two vessels collided in Hong Kong October 1, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Rescuers approach a partially-submerged boat after two vessels collided in Hong Kong October 1, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Relatives of the victims of a ferry collision burn paper money as they pay their respects in Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Relatives of the victims of a ferry collision burn paper money as they pay their respects in Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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(L-R) The flags of Hong Kong Electric, Hutchison Whampoa, Cheung Kong, Cheung Kong Infrastructure and CK Life Sciences International, companies owned by Li Ka-shing, fly at half mast as staff pay their respects to the victims of a fatal ferry collision in Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

(L-R) The flags of Hong Kong Electric, Hutchison Whampoa, Cheung Kong, Cheung Kong Infrastructure and CK Life Sciences International, companies owned by Li Ka-shing, fly at half mast as staff pay their respects to the victims of a fatal ferry collision in Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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The flag of Hutchison Whampoa Ltd., owned by Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing, is being lowered to half-mast as a sign of respect for the victims of a fatal boat accident in Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

The flag of Hutchison Whampoa Ltd., owned by Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing, is being lowered to half-mast as a sign of respect for the victims of a fatal boat accident in Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Rescuers approach a partially-submerged boat after two vessels collided in Hong Kong October 1, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Rescuers approach a partially-submerged boat after two vessels collided in Hong Kong October 1, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Rescuers search for survivors in a partially-submerged boat after two vessels collided in Hong Kong October 1, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Rescuers search for survivors in a partially-submerged boat after two vessels collided in Hong Kong October 1, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A rescuer checks a partially submerged boat after two vessels collided in Hong Kong October 1, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A rescuer checks a partially submerged boat after two vessels collided in Hong Kong October 1, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Two survivors, accompanied by rescuers, are taken onto shore after a collision involving two vessels in Hong Kong October 1, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Two survivors, accompanied by rescuers, are taken onto shore after a collision involving two vessels in Hong Kong October 1, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A survivor is taken onto shore by rescuers after a collision involving two vessels in Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A survivor is taken onto shore by rescuers after a collision involving two vessels in Hong Kong October 2, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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