Cruise Passenger Missing After Leaping Overboard
by Steph Spencer | December, 2013
A Canadian man is missing after jumping overboard from a cruise ship near Puerto Rico. A witness claimed to have seen Tien Phuoc Nguyen leap off the Adventure of the Seas — a fact that was later confirmed by video from the ship’s surveillance cameras. The 26-year-old man has not been seen since, even though an extensive search was launched immediately.
It remains unknown why the man jumped overboard. The Royal Caribbean ship was nearing the end of its 7-night Caribbean itinerary and was sailing between Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic when the bizarre incident occurred.
Find out more about this from CNN.
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Steph Spencer is a freelance travel writer from Canada who has been held captive by the travel industry for over 14 years. An incurable smart aleck, notorious purple fanatic, hat person, and ukulele player of questionable abilities, Steph explores the geeky side of travel on her blog A Nerd At Large, and dispenses random quirkiness on Google+ and as @ANerdAtLarge on Twitter. She truly believes that anything is possible with enough determination and copious amounts of chocolate.