Update: Four injured people in Alpena fire incident; Ship severely damaged

Update: Four injured people in Alpena fire incident; Ship severely damaged

After two firefighters and two workers had been sent to the hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation after the fire on the freighter Alpena, all have been released from the hospital in the night of Dec 11 or the …
Dec 14, 2015 /  Accidents
Freighter Alpena heavily damaged by fire in Sturgeon Bay, Wis, U.S.

Freighter Alpena heavily damaged by fire in Sturgeon Bay, Wis, U.S.

In the evening of December 11, 2015, a fire broke out in the superstructure of the 519-foot freighter Alpena. According to Bay Shipbuilding Co. vice president and general manager Todd Thayse, the ship was in the yard …
Dec 12, 2015 /  Accidents