Two arrested in Mediterranean sea shipwreck tragedy

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Italian prosecutors are building their case against the captain and a crew member who may have caused the deadliest Mediterranean disaster on record. The captain faces charges including reckless homicide. Investigators say that the boat capsized because of two factors: the captain mistakenly rammed the boat into a rescue ship and the migrants shifted on the overcrowded boat. CCTV’s Stephanie Freid filed this report.

Two arrested in Mediterranean sea shipwreck tragedy

Two arrested in Mediterranean sea shipwreck tragedy

Italian prosecutors are building their case against the captain and a crew member who may have caused the deadliest Mediterranean disaster on record. The captain faces charges including reckless homicide. Investigators say that the boat capsized because of two factors: the captain mistakenly rammed the boat into a rescue ship and the migrants shifted on the overcrowded boat. CCTV's Stephanie Freid filed this report.