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 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.