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Indiana Toddler Falls To Her Death From 11th Deck Of A Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship In Puerto Rico

News by Joey Jordan Published on 08 Jul,2019

An India Toddler Falls From 11th Deck Of A Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship To Her Death

  • A  toddler fell from cruise ship to her death in Puerto Rico after slipping out of her grandfather's arms.
  • The infant fell from the 11th deck of the Royal Caribbean vessel in San Juan on Sunday afternoon, 7th July.
  • Department of Public Security official said the grandfather had been playing a game with his granddaughter while she slipped from his hand.

An Indiana toddler fell 150 ft. down a cruise ship to her death in Puerto Rico after she slipped out of her grandfather's arms.

The 19-month-old infant plunged into the concrete from the 11th deck of the Royal Caribbean vessel while it docked in San Juan on Sunday afternoon, 7th July.

Her grandfather was reportedly holding her near a window on the 11th deck of the Freedom of the Seas ship. Other passengers in the ship said they heard a 'cry of pain' from the girl's mother.

CAPTION: The toddler fell from the window of the 11th deck SOURCE: Daily Mail

DailyMail reported the girl landed hard on the concrete of the Pan American dock in San Juan and she died shortly later in a hospital.

The girl along with her grandparents, parents and a younger brother were vacationing together aboard the Freedom of the Seas cruise ship.

Elmer Roman, Department of Public Security official said the grandfather had been playing a game with his granddaughter while she slipped from his hand. Further, he added the homicide division was investigating the death.

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