Costa Concordia accident, Pictures in Titanic-like scene
Captain and first officer arrested as up to 70 cruise passengers missing and three dead as survivors tell of 'chaotic evacuation'
(at 11:26 PM on 14th Jan 2012)
- Passengers tell of 'chaos' as crew members said 'go back to your cabins'
- Survivors leapt for their lives into the icy sea as the liner rolled onto its side
- Captain of the ship in custody with another crew member
- Boat was 'four miles off course' when it hit rocks
- Bodies of two French passengers and a Peruvian crewman recovered
- One victim, 65, died from heart attack following shock of cold water
- Liner had listed so badly 'lifeboats had difficulty being launched'
- 37 Britons on board but none believed to have died or been injured
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Caught on infrared camera: The terrifying moment Concordia passengers had to clamber down to lifeboats in the dark on a single safety rope
- Italian Coastguard took footage of passengers waiting in the freezing cold
- Men pushed past children who were screaming 'I don't want to die'
- French survivor says young and elderly were 'abandoned by crew'