Look back: Costa Concordia disaster

POSTED: 05:28 PM PST Jan 14, 2012    UPDATED: 09:06 AM PST Dec 03, 2014 

The Costa Concordia crashed near the Italian island of Giglio on Jan. 13, 2012. Look back on the disaster that killed 32 people.

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The ship weighed in at more than 114,000 gross tonnage and measured 951 feet in length. A 160-foot (50-meter) gash in the hull sent water rushing into the vessel. It is owned by Genoa-based Costa Cruises and was christened in 2006, at which point the ship was believed to be the largest cruise ship flying the Italian flag.

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