A passenger on a Virgin Voyages cruise has died after falling off their balcony shortly after the ship set off.
The passenger reportedly landed on one other individual.
The ship, Valiant Woman, had left Miami on Sunday for Honduras when the incident happened, NBC reported.
“On Sunday, shortly after departure there was a medical emergency involving considered one of our passengers,” the cruise line firm stated in an emailed assertion to the broadcaster.
“This passenger went over their balcony onto a decrease deck, and regardless of receiving instant medical consideration, has handed away.”
The opposite individual concerned within the accident was not severely injured, the assertion stated.
The passenger was not recognized and no additional particulars got, with Virgin Voyages saying it wished to guard the privateness of these concerned.
The ship returned to Miami early on Monday morning however has since resumed the cruise with slight adjustments to the itinerary.
Virgin Voyages stated it was “deeply saddened” by what occurred. “Our hearts and ideas are with this individual’s family members,” the assertion stated.