Is this disturbing?

Here is a photo of a crying loved one as he looks over the wreckage of the Schoharie County limo crash Saturday that killed 20 people.  The other man may be someone coming to comfort him.  Is this photo necessary in telling the story or does it potentially harm the victims’ families?  From MSN News

Distraught family members are seen going through objects at the scene of an accident that happened next to the Apple Barrel Cafe at Rt. 30 at Rt. 30A Saturday afternoon involving a limo carrying a party on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018 in Schoharie, N.Y. 20 people are reported to have died in the accident.

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mediaethicsuc2018

Adjunct Professor of Media Ethics in Contemporary Society at Utica College

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