Fire in bulk carrier cargo hold, Florida
At around 2350 LT Jun 26 firefighters responded to fire in cargo hold of bulk carrier AMBER STAR, docked at Fernandino Port, Florida. Fire erupted in hold number five with cargo of plywood being offloaded at port. 35 firefighters were deployed, fire was extinguished by 0600 LT Jun 27. Extent of damages and cargo losses yet unknown.
New FleetMon Vessel Safety Risk Reports Available: https://www.fleetmon.com/services/vessel-risk-rating/