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Angielski z newsów: Five dead on Canary Islands cruise ship


Five crew members have died after a lifeboat they were in fell from a cruise ship docked in the port of Santa Cruz de la Palma in the Canary Islands.

The accident happened on the Majesty, operated by UK-based Thomson Cruises, during a routine safety drill.

Those killed include three Indonesians, a Filipino and a Ghanaian. Three people were also hurt as the boat reportedly fell more than 20m into the sea.

The MS Thomson Majesty is believed to sail under a Maltese flag.

About 2,000 people were on board the cruise ship when the accident occurred around 12:00 GMT on Sunday, local media say.

(źródło: bbc)

Słownictwo

  • crew members – członkowie załogi
  • lifeboat – szalupa ratunkowa
  • cruise ship – statek rejsowy
  • docked in the port – zadokowany w porcie
  • in the Canary Islands – na Wyspach Kanaryjskich
  • accident – wypadek
  • operated by – prowadzony przez
  • during – w trakcie
  • routine safety drill – rutynowe ćwiczenia z zakresu bezpieczeństwa
  • reportedly – rzekomo
  • to fall into the sea – spaść do morza
  • to sail under a Maltese flag – pływać pod maltańską banderą
  • on board – na pokładzie
  • to occur – zdarzyć się

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Five members have died after a they were fell from a cruise ship in the port of Santa Cruz de la Palma the Canary Islands.

The accident on the Majesty, by UK-based Thomson Cruises, during a safety drill.

Those killed include three Indonesians, a Filipino and a Ghanaian. Three people were also hurt as the boat fell more than 20m the sea.

The MS Thomson Majesty is believed to under a Maltese .

About 2,000 people were board the cruise ship when the accident around 12:00 GMT on Sunday, local media say.