Dramatic amateur video of resque operation from sinking luxury cruise ship emerged. Voices are heard of scared passengers being evacuated from Costa Concordia cruise liner to the . At least three people have been confirmed dead after a cruise ship carrying over 4-thousand passengers ran aground off Italy's north-west coast. 69 are still unaccounted for. Most of those on board the Costa Concordia were evacuated on lifeboats or swam ashore. The vessel hit a sandbar near the island of Giglio late on Friday.