A glass-covered tour boat carrying 500 people on the Seine River collided with a barge near Notre Dame Cathedral, killing one person, officials said Friday.

Police said the captains of the vessels blamed each other for the crash Thursday night between the Notre Dame and Arcole bridges in one of the most picturesque spots of central Paris.Firefighters treated 10 people for shock and took 10 others suffering from sprains and bruises to hospitals, according to police. Eleven Americans, two Spaniards and four Portuguese were among those treated, police said. All those who were taken to hospitals were released.