President Trump, Missouri Governor issue remarks after Duck boat tragedy

President Donald Trump and Missouri Governor Mike Parson are sharing condolences with the families impacted by the tragedy on Table Rock Lake that has left 13 dead after a duck boat capsized. 

The president tweeted Friday morning that his "deepest sympathies to the families and friends of those involved in the terrible boat accident which just took place in Missouri."

Governor Parson traveled to Branson early Friday and spoke alongside the local sheriff. He said it is too early to get into the investigative details and that this is a time a time to focus on offering our support and sympathy to those families impacted.

The NTSB, Missouri State Highway Patrol, and U.S. Coast Guard are all responding to the site as part of the investigation. 

Missouri Senator Roy Blunt is also headed to the scene.

Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill is in Branson, too.

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