Cargo Ship With 33 Crew Members Aboard Missing Between Florida And The Bahamas After Hurricane Joaquin
This is so sad.
A cargo ship, El Faro, is still missing after it initially reported on Thursday that it was taking on water while in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Florida in the middle of Hurricane Joaquin.
The ship, which was traveling from Jacksonville, Florida to Puerto Rico, got caught up in the storm earlier this week and sent in a signal to land that they were taking on water, but had been pumping it out as well in what was termed to be a manageable situation.
Now, search and rescue crews say they've found a life ring that belongs to the ship, though spokesman Petty Officer Bobby Nash told reporters: