Cruise ship with sick passengers, sister ship will be allowed to dock in Florida

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (WESH)—Two cruise ships with dozens of sick passengers on board off Florida’s coast have received a conditional approval to dock.

The two ill-fated cruise ships are awaiting word about when the vessels will be allowed to dock at Fort Lauderdale’s Port Everglades after a conditional agreement was reached between officials in South Florida and Carnival Cruise Line.

Broward County Commissioner Michael Udine tweeted that a final document would be released Thursday.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

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