Body of man who fell overboard from Carnival ship recovered


Carnival said in a news release that the 54-year old man, who was traveling with his wife, went overboard Tuesday evening. Search and rescue operations were undertaken with the cooperation of Mexican Coast Guard officials. Not counting this most recent incident, some 52 people have fallen overboard while traveling on Carnival cruise ships since 2000, according to The Triumph made headlines in February 2013 after an engine fire stranded passengers at sea for several days in deplorable conditions that were the subject of countless media reports.

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