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Cruise line blames ‘reckless' granddad for dropping toddler to her death off its ship

1 month ago   |   By Metro

A cruise line has blamed a ‘reckless and irresponsible' grandfather for dropping a toddler to her death off one of its ships.
Royal Caribbean wants a lawsuit taken up by the family of Chloe Wiegand axed after footage emerged showing her grandfather Salvatore ‘Sam' Anello apparently leaning out an open window of the Freedom of the Seas liner for eight seconds before the fatal plunge last July.
A motion to dismiss the suit filed Friday said: ‘His actions, which no reasonable person could have foreseen, were reckless and irresponsible and the sole reason why Chloe is no longer with her...
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Cruise line says granddad is entirely to blame for dropping toddler to her death off ship

Cruise line says granddad is entirely to blame for dropping toddler to her death off ship

1 month ago   |   By Metro

A cruise line has claimed that a grandfather who dropped a toddler to her death off one of its ships was entirely to blame for the tragedy.
Royal Caribbean wants a lawsuit taken up by the family of Chloe Wiegand axed after footage emerged showing her grandfather Salvatore ‘Sam' Anello leaning out an open window of the Freedom of the Seas liner for eight seconds before she fell.
Anello claims he lifted two year-old Chloe onto a ledge believing it had glass behind it, with the youngster plunging 150 feet onto a dock below.
The toddler, from South Bend in Indiana, was killed instantly while...
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