Ferry F.-A.-GAUTHIER disabled, anchored, St. Lawrence
Propulsion system of ferry F.-A.-GAUTHIER, bound for Baie-Comeau, failed soon after ferry left Matane port, St. Lawrence river estuary, at around 1400 LT July 01, with 202 passengers on board. Vessel was brought to anchor a mile off coast. Ferry was brought back to Matane in some 6 hours, July 2 trips were cancelled, until electric system faults are fixed. F.-A.-Gauthier off Matane Photo: Radio-Canada.