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German tourist killed, daughter injured in gondola-ferry collision in Venice

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August 18, 2013 AT 1:24 PM
A German man was killed and his 3-year-old daughter was injured when the gondola they were in collided with a ?water bus? on Venice's Grand Canal, authorities said. The BBC reported the 50-year-old man, his wife and three children were all thrown into the water by the force of the collision, A fire brigade spokesman said the man appeared to have been crushed between the boats, Reuters reported. The girl was taken to a hospital with a head injury.