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Underwater Photos Show Wreckage Of Sunken El Faro Cargo Ship

The National Transportation Safety Board released images of the El Faro cargo ship which was carrying 33 crew members when it disappeared on Oct. 1, 2015.

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The National Transportation Safety Board released underwater images of the El Faro cargo ship, which disappeared on Oct. 1, 2015.

Federal investigators had said the ship was believed to have been about 20 miles from the eye of the hurricane in the Atlantic Ocean when it last made contact.

NTSB also released a 2-minute underwater video of the wreckage.

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Mary Ann Georgantopoulos is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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