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Coast Guard searching for overboard Carnival Victory crewmember

The man fell off the ship about 30 miles northwest of Cuba, according to the Coast Guard.
Credit: U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters

MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for a 37-year-old man who fell overboard from the cruise ship Carnival Victory on Thursday.

The man fell off the ship about 30 miles northwest of Cuba, according to the Coast Guard. 

The ship was on its way back to Miami after a four-day cruise, WPEC said.

Coast Guard 7th District watchstanders received a report from the Carnival Victory that a crewmember fell overboard. Watchstanders launched a Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane crew and diverted the Coast Guard Cutter Charles Sexton (WPC-1108) crew to search.

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