Wreckage is sunken cargo ship El Faro

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Wreckage found at the bottom of the ocean over the weekend is the sunken cargo ship El Faro, the National Transportation Safety Board confirmed Monday.

The wreckage was found Saturday in 15,000 feet of water east of the Bahamas.

The 790-foot ship went missing on Oct. 1 during Hurricane Joaquin as it was making a trip from Jacksonville, Florida, to San Juan, Puerto Rico.

All 33 crewmembers on board were lost.

When the El Faro set sail on Sept. 29, Joaquin was a tropical storm, but by the time the ship disappeared the storm had swelled to a Category 4 hurricane.

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