GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) — While traveling aboard the Viking Polaris cruise ship, a massive wave hit the ship, killing one person and injuring four others.
The Viking Polaris was traveling to Antarctica through the infamous Drake Passage.
The wave hit the ship and then crashed through the walls and into passengers’ rooms, causing walls to smash into each other.
The surge of water and debris left people trapped in their rooms. Some people were seriously injured.