Italy's 'Titanic': Photos from the disaster

Gallery: At least 3 dead, 70 injured as Italian cruise ship capsizes off the west coast of Italy at Giglio Island.

January 15, 2012 16:36

Costa Concordia - 311 R. (photo credit: REUTERS/Italian Guardia di Finanza)


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Italian rescue workers were searching for nearly 40 people still missing early on Sunday, more than a day after Costa Concordia, a cruise ship with more than 4,000 on board, capsized off Italy's west coast.

3 die after huge Italian cruise ship runs aground
7 Israelis rescued after Italian ship runs aground

Just after dawn on Sunday, rescue workers made voice contact with another person trapped in the Costa Concordia. "We are doing the impossible to reach this person," Coast Guard spokesman Lucinao Nicastro told Italian television.

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