The world’s largest cruise ship, Harmony of the Seas was today involved in an incident during a stopover in the French port of Marseille.
The crew were reportedly taking part in a safety exercise when the lifeboat became detached from the fifth deck.
A spokesman for Royal Caribbean, said:
“We are sorry to share the sad news that a crew member aboard Harmony of the Seas has died of injuries suffered during a lifeboat drill conducted while docked at the port of Marseille. Four other crew members received medical treatment in the same incident. We are keeping our colleagues and their families in our thoughts and prayers.”