Teacher on Cruise Dies During Snorkeling Excursion

Gulf Coast High School
Posted at 10:27 PM, Nov 04, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-04 17:35:21-05

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - Officials say a southwest Florida high school teacher died during a Caribbean cruise.

Carnival Cruise Lines told the Naples Daily News that 51-year-old Scarlett LaVite died during a snorkeling excursion Tuesday in Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos. The cause of death wasn't immediately released.

LaVite was a drama teacher at Gulf Coast High School in Collier County.