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Wayan Barsiana
Pneumonia

Carnival Splendor - December 23, 2013


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Wayan Barsiana, 21 - Pneumonia

Carnival Splendor Crew, December 23, 2013

Time of Death is unknown

Time of Cruise Ship Death Wayan Barsiana

Wayan Barsiana, 21, from Bali was a crew member aboard Carnival Cruise Lines' Carnival Splendor when he died while the cruise ship was moored in Port Canaveral on December 23, 2014.

Wayan Barsiana arrived at Carnival Splendor for his six month employment contract on on December 6, 2013 already ill with symtoms similar to a virus which included a cough. He was treated by Carnival Splendor physician numerous times during the next couple weeks. The cause of death stated on the autopsy report written by the Brevard County medical examiner was Bronchopneumonia.

Due to requirements for post mortem examination and administrative requirements, Wayan Barsiana's body was only turned over to his family in Bali on Monday, January 13, 2014, nearly three week's after Barsiana's death.

Wayan Barsiana was born in Banjar Intaran, Pejeng in Gianyar and attended High School in Tampaksiring. Prior to joining Carnival Cruise Wayan worked at The Villas in Seminyak.

Wayan Barsiana called or texted his family and girlfriend on a daily basis. The last time he was in contact with them was on December 21, 2013, when he told his family he had developed a cough.

December 23, 2104 a manager from Carnival Cruise Lines telephoned Wayan Barsiana's mother to advise her son had died in his crew cabin. Wayan Barisana's body was buried in his home village several hours after it arrived back in Bali on January 13, 2013.


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