Saturday, May 21, 2011

Man falls from cruise ship in English Channel - presumed dead

A man is missing, presumed dead, after falling overboard from a cruise ship in the English Channel.

He fell from the Celebrity Eclipse cruiser at about 10.15pm last night, eight miles north of Cherbourg, France.

The search and rescue operation was called off this morning.

A Coastguard spokesman said: "The water was very cold and there is no hope for him."


1 comment:

ANDREW said...

was found in dawlish on the beach