Woman Falls Overboard from Carnival Triumph

By ,   January 22, 2018 ,   Accidents

Carnival Cruise Line is searching for a female passenger who went overboard from one of its ships Sunday night (January 21) in the Gulf of Mexico.

According to company's statement, the 44-year-old woman was onboard Carnival Triumph, which sails out of New Orleans.

Carnival Triumph cruise ship

The vessel was on its 2nd day of a 5-day cruise. After visiting Cozumel, it was to visit Progreso on Tuesday, January 23, before returning to New Orleans on Thursday, January 25.

Carnival said that search-and-rescue operations were underway and the company was providing support and assistance to the family of the passenger. 

No more details were available about the circumstances of the passenger's fall. 

For other Carnival Triumph accidents and incidents see at the ship's CruiseMinus page.