Filipino sailor fell overboard from cruise ship, drowned at Livorno port, Italy

In the morning Sep 5 a crew member, 26-year old Filipino sailor, fell in water from cruise ship VISION OF THE SEAS, berthed at Livorno, Italy, understood while working outboard. Sailor went under water and didn’t surface, his body was found and recovered by divers.
Cruise ship VISION OF THE SEAS, IMO 9116876, GT 78340, built 1997, flag Bahamas, capacity 2050, crew 765, operator Royal Caribbean International.



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