UPDATE: The Italian Coast Guard has revised the number of people missing, increasing it from 16 to 29: 25 passengers and 4 crew members.
The rescue team continues its search of the capsized Italian cruise ship. The rescue operation was temporarily stopped Monday morning when the ship wreckage slipped.
The Costa Concordia ran into a reef on Friday and capsized, setting off a frantic evacuation of passengers on board.
FOX News Radio's Simon Owen reports:
It's the moment 4,200 cruise passengers were told not to panic.
(Announcement) "Ladies and gentlemen, your attention please, the situation is under control, please remain calm."
Now the Captain is under fire with the ship's operator Costa Cruises ruling he went too close to the coast, eventually hitting rocks. Passengers report panic on deck.
(Passenger) "One second everything's fine, it was just technical fault. Then chaos."
The search operation is ongoing with at least a dozen people still missing.
In London, Simon Owen, FOX News Radio
Some of the survivors of the sinking cruise ship were from South Florida.
FOX News Radio's Eben Brown reports:
It should have been a pleasure cruise along the picturesque Italian seafront. But when the Costa Concordia ran aground, it became a nightmare for some tourists from the U.S.
(Camacho)"Keep praying the whole time for somebody to come and rescue us, because I have two kids, and I thought I was going to die."
Karen Camacho and her boyfriend, both from Miami, had to jump between decks to find lifeboats. Jesus Garcia said the staff couldn't handle the situation.
(Garcia)"Never heard anything from the Captain. The Captain never spoke on the boat. We never heard the Captain."
That captain is now being questioned and could be criminally charged.
In Miami, Eben Brown, FOX News Radio
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