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FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) — A passenger has been safely transported from a cruise ship after threatening suicide while docked at Port Everglades.

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The Broward Sheriff’s Office said a man in his late 30’s threatened to jump over the railing of the Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas Saturday morning.

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After several hours, hostage negotiators were able to get close enough to physically prevent the man from jumping.

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He was taken to Broward Health Medical Center.