Carnival cruise ships collide in Cozumel, Mexico; six injured

One Carnival cruise ship ran into another Friday early morning in Cozumel, Mexico, injuring six people, the business explained in a assertion. 

“Carnival Glory was maneuvering to dock when it built call with Carnival Legend which was currently together with,” Carnival said in the statement provided to United states of america Currently by Carnival representative Chelsea Stromfeld.

“We are assessing the injury but there are no troubles that effect the seaworthiness of either ship,” the assertion ongoing. “We have encouraged friends from each ships to appreciate their working day ashore in Cozumel.”

Initially, the firm claimed one particular passenger was wounded on the Carnival Glory when a team of passengers were being currently being evacuated from a eating room. The company later said that a complete of six passengers sought treatment for slight accidents.

The Carnival Glory, pictured, was maneuvering to dock in Cozumel, Mexico, when it made contact with another ship, the Carnival Legend.

The Carnival Glory is 952 toes lengthy and can accommodate virtually 3,000 travellers. It departs from New Orleans and cruises to the Caribbean. 

The Carnival Legend is 963 feet long and can accommodate extra than 2,000 travellers. It departs from Baltimore Barcelona London New York Tampa, Florida and Venice, Italy and cruises throughout the Atlantic. 

Pictures of the aftermath display hurt to a portion of the Glory’s deck.

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