Italian shipwreck - missing German alive

2012-01-18 19:33

Rome - A German woman on the list of people missing from the disaster-hit Italian cruise liner has been discovered to be alive after having returned home, an Italian official said on Wednesday.

Gertrud Georgens has already gone back to her country, a local official in Grosseto - the main city of the Tuscan region where Friday's disaster occurred - told local media.

This brings the number of people still unaccounted for to 21.