クルーズ船の乗客が死亡 & 4 モンスターの波が窓を突き破って負傷

ONE people has been killed and another four are hurt after a monster wave struck an Antarctic cruise ship while it was sailing toward a port in Argentina.

A 62-year-old woman, から 我ら, was hit by broken glass when the wave broke cabin windows late Tuesday during a storm, アルゼンチン 当局は言った.

One person has died following the incident off the coast of Argentina

One person has died following the incident off the coast of Argentinaクレジット: AFP
The deceased was a US national who had been a passenger on the Viking cruise ship

The deceased was a US national who had been a passenger on the Viking cruise shipクレジット: AFP

The ship suffered limited damage and arrived at the southern port of Ushuaia, 1,926 マイル (3100 kilometers) south of Buenos Aires, 次の日.

It is with great sadness that we confirmed a guest passed away following the incident,” Viking said in statement.

We have notified the guests family and shared our deepest sympathies.

Neither the statement nor the Argentine Naval Prefecture identified the woman or her hometown.

Viking called it a rogue wave incident and said the four other passengersinjuries were non-life threatening.

The cruise ship was anchored near Ushuaia, where a federal court has opened a case to determine what happened.

The company indicated on its website that to explore remote regions of the world they have two purpose-built, state-of-the-art small expedition-class ships: Viking Octantis and Viking Polaris.

The Viking Polaris, a vessel that has luxury facilities and was built in 2022, has capacity for 378 passengers and 256 crew members.