Carnival Victory (photo: CBS4Miami)
MIAMI (CBS Miami) - A family vacation has turned into a sad occasion for a family after, a 6 year-old drowned on board a cruise ship.
Detective Javier Baez of the Miami-Dade Police Department told CBS Miami, that the 6-year-old boy was playing with his older brother, possibly in a pool on board the Carnival Cruise Ship Victory on Sunday when he took water in.
People tried to rescue him, according to Baez, but he died on the ship.
The Victory docked at PortMiami early Monday morning following the weekend cruise.
Neither police nor the cruise line has released any more information.