General cargo ship fire, Ambarli, Turkey

Fire erupted in cargo hold of a general cargo ship ICDAS 5 berthed at Ambarli, Marmara sea, Turkey, on Jul 28. The ship reportedly, is loaded with scrap. Fire engines took fire under control in some 30 minutes, no injures reported, but the ship said to sustain damages.
General cargo ship ICDAS 5, IMO 9829916, dwt 15621, built 2019, flag Turkey, manager ICDAS CELIK ENERJI TERSANE, Istanbul.



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