Coast Guard Rescues Passenger From Carnival Cruise Ship

By ,   October 25, 2017 ,   Accidents

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a 31-year-old cruise passenger from a Carnival ship off the Atlantic Coast of Florida.

Officials said in a news release that Carnival Sunshine crew had notified them on Monday night, October 23, that a passenger needed "a higher level of medical care."

Carnival Sunshine cruise ship

A Coast Guard Station Port Canaveral crew launched at 11:07 p.m. They got the traveler onboard and took him to the port, where the rescue crew was waiting. The cruise passenger was taken to hospital for treatment.

No further details were available.

For reports on other Carnival Sunshine ship accidents see at CruiseMinus.com