Five dead after ‘catastrophic implosion’ of submersible at Titanic site
Discovery comes after frantic efforts to find and rescue passengers visiting site of Titanic wreckage
A submersible that was on a diving expedition to the wreckage of the RMS Titanic suffered a “catastrophic implosion”, the US Coast Guard has said, killing all five passengers on board. An international search effort on Thursday morning located debris near to the site of the Titanic on the ocean floor. Authorities later confirmed the debris contained the remains of the submersible, known as Titan.