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Worst cruise ship disasters in recent history

Published On: Feb 14 2013 11:03:13 AM CST   Updated On: Apr 10 2014 09:21:49 AM CDT

The norovirus may responsible for at least 83 sick passengers and crew members aboard the Crown Princess, which is expected to arrive in San Diego today. Take a look at the worst cruise ship disasters in recent history.

Pacific Sun cruise ship
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The Pacific Sun ship was returning to Auckland, New Zealand, when it ran into a violent storm some 400 miles off the coast in 2008. No deaths were reported, but over 40 people were injured due to the intense roiling of the liner, which literally flung people from one side of the cruise ship to the other.

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