Fire in engine room of cruise liner Zenith off Venice
Fire broke out in engine room of cruise liner Zenith at 03:48 LT June 25 13. Vessel with 1672 passengers on board was en route from Ravenna to Venice. Crew extinguished fire by own means, but engine was damaged and liner had to anchor some 17 nautical miles off Venice. Liner is to be towed to Venice, as of 14:00 UTC June 25 vessel was in the same position with four tugs nearby. Nobody was injured, company said engine will be fixed within 24 hours.