Tragedy struck on the high seas when a passenger tragically died aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship.
A passenger tells TMZ that a 16-year-old boy lost his life Saturday after falling from a balcony onto the deck… as the ‘Allure of the Seas’ ship sailed from Port Canaveral, Florida, to Nassau in the early morning, Bahamas sailed. o’clock. It is unclear whether the fall was an accident.
We’re told extensive efforts have been made to save his life… with an announcement urging passengers to donate blood at the medical tent.
However, a source with knowledge tells us the boy later died in hospital… not on the ship.
Photos we obtained also show the aftermath of the devastating scene… with caution tape on the balcony and a tent visible on the deck.
A Royal Caribbean representative told TMZ: “We are saddened to learn of the passing of a guest, and our thoughts go out to the family. Out of respect for them, we will have no further comment.”