New York man sentenced in Philadelphia duck boat accident

PHILADELPHIA — Matthew R. Devlin, 35, of Catskill, New York, was sentenced Tuesday to one year and one day in prison for misconduct of a ship operator causing death, in relation to the “Duck boat” accident on the Delaware River here July 7, 2010. In the accident, the barge, The Resource, which was towed by the towing vessel Caribbean Sea, piloted by defendant Devlin, ran over a boat operated...