BALTIMORE (CBS Information) — Approximately 50 folks have fallen ill on a cruise ship that departed from Baltimore last week. Royal Caribbean Cruises spokesman Owen Torres told The Baltimore Sun 46 cases of gastrointestinal ailment were noted aboard the Grandeur of the Seas ship.
The 2,900-passenger cruise left Baltimore on Jan. 2 for a 9-day trip with stops in South Carolina, Florida and the Bahamas. It was scheduled to set sail back again to Baltimore on Thursday, but now won’t until finally Saturday mainly because of a mechanical mistake.
Torres claimed the induce of the health issues is mysterious. The ship’s medical practitioners have handled those afflicted by the ailment with about-the-counter treatment. Torres stated no new illnesses experienced been documented as of Thursday morning.
Last thirty day period, about 500 travellers on two separate Royal Caribbean cruises also fell unwell. CBS Miami reports a person of the ships, the Independence of the Seas, docked in Ft. Lauderdale soon after people today complained of gastrointestinal issues.
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