Norwegian Jewel - February 17, 2015
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Norwegian Jewel Passenger, February 17, 2015
Time of Death 8:00-5:00
Date: February 17, 2015
Cause: Excursion Taxi Crash
From: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Passenger Name: Theresa Lynn Meuers
Cruise Line: Norwegian Cruise Line
Ship: Norwegian Jewel
On February 17, 2015, Theresa Lynn Meuers, 55, from Minneapolis, Minnesota was on a Caribbean cruise sailing aboard Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Jewel. The cruise ship had arrived in Belize earlier in the day.
She was riding in a taxi while in Belize heading to Jaguar Paw, when the taxi was hit by a passing truck on the highway. The truck and taxi both ultimately rolled and Meuers suffered massive head and bodily injuries, and she died while undergoing treatment at the Western Regional Hospital.