HOUSTON, TEXAS (August 5, 2017) – A toddler was airlifted to the hospital after falling from the balcony of a Carnival cruise ship on Friday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened on Friday evening, on the Carnival Breeze cruise ship that was on its way back to Texas from the Bahamas. A 3 year old fell from a stateroom balcony to an outdoor deck area, and a helicopter arrived a short time later to airlift the child.
The toddler sustained injuries to her face but was reportedly in stable condition when she was airlifted. The accident remains under open investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
We at Lexton Law Firm extend our sincerest sympathies to the family of the victim in this tragic accident. We are so sorry for your loss. While we do handle personal injury cases, we write these blogs as an informative measure, to alert families that they may have a wrongful death claim. Choosing an attorney is a personal decision, and one we respect entirely. We would like the opportunity to help you through this difficult time. With decades of experience in the field of accidents, we are prepared to handle everything for you so that you do not have to worry about anything during this time of mourning. Gathering police and coroner’s reports, talking with insurance companies, and filing claims on your behalf are just some of the duties we would like to take off your shoulders. If you are interested, please call us today at (877) 864-6664. We are here to help you.