Mark Raubenheimer, a shoreman for MSC cruise line, was working the Opera on January 29, 2014. Shoreman help passengers to shore and back on small vessels, in return for room and board aboard the vessel.
He was launching a boat full of passengers from Barra-Lodge in Mozambique. His leg was cut by the outboard motor propeller on the inflatable dinghy being used to ferry passengers back to the Opera cruise ship. Details are sketchy, but the water was rough and somehow he was pulled under the small vessel. Read More→