Brandon Paul, Cruise Passenger Overboard, Carnival Cruise Line Carnival Victory March 15, 2017, Time of Death 3:00.
On Wednesday, March 22, 2017, Brandon Paul, 23, of Floral City, Florida went overboard from Carnival Cruise Lines’ Carnival Victory cruise ship about 0300 hours.
Carnival Victory was on popular Florida Spring Break cruise, when Brandon Paul went overboard, about 33 miles northwest of Pinar del Rio, Cuba.
The search was suspended the next evening at 7:31 pm after Paul was not located. Cuban search and rescue authorities as well as two Coast Guard planes and a cutter were involved. The search lasted for 16 hours and covered 3,469 square miles before it was suspended.