The search for 16 people still missing after the capsizing of the cruise liner Costa Concordia has been suspended after the ship began to move, according to a fire brigade spokesman. The vessel hit an underwater reef off the coast of Tuscany on Friday, tearing a 70-metre hole in the hull and causing it to tip onto its side.The Costa Concordia has been balanced on the rocks since the accident but with the weather worsening and the seas becoming rougher it has started to slip, fire brigade officials said.
The search for survivors and victims aboard the partially sunken cruise ship Costa Concordia was suspended Monday because the vessel began to move, said the mayor of the nearby island of Giglio, Sergio Ortelli. The cruise ship hit r... Read Post
The cruise ship Costa Concordia has capsized, forcing the search for the missing 16 people to be suspended. Despite being balanced on rocks, the Costa Concordia has started to slip. Luca Cari, the spokesman for the fire brigade, sai... Read Post