Poop-cruise horror continues: Carnival Triumph breaks loose from dock [pics]

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The nightmare never ends for the poop-cruise ship. The Carnival Triumph, described as a “floating petri dish,” had finally returned to shore last month. Today, more trouble struck.

BREAKING: Carnival Triumph has broken away from dock and people may be in the water, Mobile, Ala. Fire Department says

— NBC News (@NBCNews) April 3, 2013

#CarnivalTriumph, free from its moorings at BAE Systems in #MobileAL, floating away…twitter.com/JohnSharp99/st…

— Kelli M. Dugan (@KelliMDugan98) April 3, 2013

BTW, infamous Carnival Triumph broke free in high wind in Mobile, Ala.; pinned tug at BAE shipyard. @juliepmagee twitter.com/juliepmagee/st…

— Jeff Amy (@jeffamy) April 3, 2013

CNN: ASSEMBLE RT @stefanjbecket: CRUISE SHIP ON THE LOOSE bit.ly/14Ofbka

— Brett LoGiurato (@BrettLoGiurato) April 3, 2013

Reports coming in that the ill-fated cruise ship #CarnivalTriumph has broken free due to the high winds. Crews on the way to confirm.

— Matt Barrentine (@matt_barrentine) April 3, 2013

BTW, infamous Carnival Triumph broke free in high wind in Mobile, Ala.; pinned tug at BAE shipyard. @juliepmagee twitter.com/juliepmagee/st…

— Jeff Amy (@jeffamy) April 3, 2013

U.S. Coast Guard in charge of current #CarnivalTriumph distress. Ship appears wedged in Mobile Bay, some damage visible. Story developing…

— AL.com Mobile (@ALcomMobile) April 3, 2013

There are reports confirming that some crew members fell overboard.

Mobile Fire-Rescue confirming the Carnival Triumph has broken loose from port, during storm. Workers confirmed in water. #alwx

— Scott McClellan (@alastormspotter) April 3, 2013

BREAKING NEWS: MFR has confirmed that the Carnival Triumph has broken loose. Some crew members have fallen overboard. We have a crew there.

— LOCAL 15 (@LOCAL15NEWS) April 3, 2013

Twitchy will continue to monitor this breaking story and update with any further developments.

Update: Reportedly, three crew members fell overboard. Two have already been rescued.

More on Carnival #Triumph: 3 people went overboard – 2 rescued, 1 still in the water, sheriff’s department says

— NBC Nightly News (@nbcnightlynews) April 3, 2013

Via CNN: 1 man missing after winds blew guard shack into the water & knocked the damaged Carnival Triumph cruise ship away from dock…

— Trey Serna (@TreySerna) April 3, 2013

Reports now indicating that the man who sadly remains missing is a shipyard worker.

“@fox4: More Carnival Triumph problems – shipyard worker missing after cruise ship breaks away from moorings while docked in Alabama.”

— RDD Adventures (@RDDAdventures) April 3, 2013

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