UPDATE on MOL COMFORT ACCIDENT: Fire onboard the Fore part Continues

By Vessels

Fire on the fore part of Mol Comfort  is still not under control and the most of the cargo is destroyed. The Indian Coast Guard reported in the morning that the fire is not extinguished.

3 days ago for unknown reason flames were were discovered on board the fore section of the "vessel". The ship Samudra Prahari was near the ship to help stop the fire.

The Indian Coast Guard informed that only the last row of (first row of containers are left) on the derelict. Nothing seems to be left of the cargo.”

Mol Comfort fore section is located 600 miles from port and is drifting with speed of 1 knot.