Coast Guard searching for missing cruise ship passenger near Key Largo

Posted at 12:59 PM, Dec 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-22 13:01:56-05
The Coast Guard is searching for a man who went overboard a cruise ship off the Florida Keys.
According to the Coast Guard, a 22-year-old man was reportedly seen falling off the Independence of the Seas cruise ship around 1:49 a.m. on Thursday.
The man fell from the 12th deck.
A Coast Guard helicopter crew, airplane crew, boat crew and a cutter are assisting in the search approximately 33 miles southeast of Key Largo.
The Independence of the Seas was returning from a four-night cruise to Mexico, according to WPLG.