British cruise ship passenger drowns on trip to British Virgin Islands

Posted on July 27, 2013 • Filed under: Caribbean, Cruises, Tourist Drowned

According to, a holidaymaker from Birmingham drowned after going for a swim in rough seas while on a Caribbean cruise, an inquest heard. Lloyd Schrouder, 54, of Glen Park, Ward End, was pulled out of the water but attempts to resuscitate him failed – as desperate relatives waited 45 minutes for an ambulance. In a statement his wife Valerie said that she, her husband and other family members had been on a cruise on the Sea Princess to the British Virgin Islands when tragedy struck. Read article

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