Passenger ferry in Black sea Catches Fire

Passenger ferry fire, Black sea

Fire erupted in engine room of ro-pax ferry GREIFSWALD on Jun 18 in Black sea, the ship being en route from Chornomork Ukraine to Batumi Georgia. Not much details available, understood the ship was disabled, adrift for several hours, later taken on tow and towed to Chornomorsk anchorage. As of 1300 UTC Jun 19, the hip was approaching Chornomorsk, escorted or towed by two tugs. No injures reported.

Source : Fleetmon