US ro-ro cargo ship fire, San Francisco

Fire erupted on board of US ro-ro cargo ship CAPE HENRY early in the morning Aug 12, at Pier 96 in San Francisco. Firefighters arrived at the scene at 0330 LT, and extinguished fire in just some 15 minutes. Judging from photo, fire was somewhere in superstructure. No reports on damages, one crew was taken to hospital for observation.
Ro-ro cargo ship CAPE HENRY, IMO 7724083, GT 39889, built 1979, flag USA, owner US Dept of Transportation.



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