Fire on board of Taiwanese bulk carrier Super Sun
Fire engulfed the superstructure of the bulk carrier Super Sun off Yangtze estuary on Oct 13 13. Vessel is loaded with timber. Crew evacuated to rescue boats, fire was extinguished by firefighting boats and tugs. Cargo stayed intact. No other details available. At the time of an accident vessel was positioned on outer road, either moving or anchored. Video of Super Sun on fire. Bulk carrier Super Sun, IMO 8122969, dwt 18791, built 1982, flag Panama, manager JUI ZONG SHIP MANAGEMENT CO. LTD, Taiwan.