MSC Grandiosa ship docks in Palma earlier due to medical emergency

   October 8, 2022 ,   Accidents

MSC Grandiosa docked in Palma de Mallorca (Majorca Island, Balearic Spain) 7 hours earlier than scheduled on Friday morning, October 7, due to a medical emergency, sources from the Port Police revealed.

The crew informed 112 that one of the passengers was suffering serious respiratory problems.

An ambulance was dispatched to the port immediately.

The vessel was scheduled to dock in Mallorca at ~8 am Friday morning but arrived at ~1 am.

An ambulance was waiting for the patient, a large man suffering from respiratory problems, who was quickly taken to the hospital for emergency treatment.

MSC Grandiosa cruise ship

At the time of the accident, the ship was on a 7-day Mediterranean roundtrip from Barcelona (Spain).

For more MSC Grandiosa incidents and accidents see the ship's CruiseMinus page.