Like "the Titanic" as luxury liner evacuated

A photograph taken early on January 14, 2012 of the Costa Concordia after the cruise ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio, an Italian island last night.
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Three people are dead after a luxury cruise ship with more than 4,000 on board ran aground off Italy's Tuscany coast, ripping a 160-foot gash into its hull

The ship, the Costa Concordia, was listing severely. Many lifeboats can't be lowered.

A cabin-to-cabin search was being conducted to try to find anyone who may be trapped.

Luxury ship aground off Italy; 3 dead

And, reports CBS News correspondent Allen Pizzey, passengers described a chaotic scene as the huge ship was evacuated.

Photos: Ocean liner runs aground

One even compared it to a "scene from the Titanic."

So see Pizzey's report, click on the video above.