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Two cruise liners Carnival collided in Mexico: there are victims

Two Carnival Cruise Line ships collided in Cozumel (Mexico), one passenger was injured. Writes about it Tampa Bay Times.

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Carnival Glory cruise ship, which sailed from Tampa (Florida), rammed the Carnival Legend. Because of this, Carnival Glory almost collided with the ship Oasis of the Seas, one of the largest cruise liners in the world operated by Royal Caribbean International.

At that time, the Carnival Glory maneuvered to dock at the port, and the Carnival Legend and Oasis of the Seas were already docked.

According to Roger Frizzell, director of public relations at Carnival Corporation, the collision was caused by the wind.

Frizzell called the damage “very superficial,” but the videos and photos posted on Twitter show that the damage was much greater.

Carnival Cruise Line said the company is evaluating the damage done to both ships, but they will both continue their regular sailing schedule during the current cruise and future cruises.

“There is one report of a minor injury to a Carnival Glory guest when a group of guests was evacuated from the dining room on decks 3 and 4,” the company said.

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Glory's Restaurant occupies Decks 3 and 4 at the stern of the ship where the collision occurred.

28-year-old Jordan Mosley from Greensboro, North Carolina, was aboard the Carnival Legend and wrote on Twitter that the Carnival Legend caused minimal damage. The ship accommodates 2500 passengers and about 900 crew members on board.

Matthew Bruin posted a video on his Twitter account showing Carnival Glory crashed into the nose of Carnival Legend from the starboard side. The video was recorded from the Oasis of the Seas, and it heard the passengers express concerns that the Carnival Glory could also crash into their ship.

Oasis of the Seas is capable of carrying up to 6300 passengers, and Carnival Glory - up to 2980 people. During the collision, Glory was on a seven-day Caribbean cruise from New Orleans.

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