Fire aboard Corona Seaways RoRo ship

By Accidents
Corona Seaways, a UK-flagged RoRo cargo ship was reported to have encountered fire in a trailer onboard, in the early morning of 4 December, 2013.

The ferry vessel Corona Seaways had left Copenhagen at around 4:00 UTC on 2nd of December and arrived in Frederica port in Denmark at 4:44 UTC on the following day.

Corona Seaways departed at 22:14 UTC on 3rd of December en route to Oslo but in the early morning at about 4:10 UTC today encountered fire in one of the trailers.

Crew members of the RoRo cargo ship initially extinguished the fire aboard, but then it flared again and the ship's master was forced to enter the nearest port, Helsinborg.

The damaged Corona Seaways ship was accompanied till the port by a law inforcement vessel KBV 474.

Ship
Corona Seaways
IMO
9357597
Flag
United Kingdom
Type
RoRo Cargo Ship
GT
25,609
Size
187 / 26 m
Built
2008
DWT
11,300