Fire on cargo deck of ro-ro Corona Seaways, Oresund
Ro-ro Corona Seaways suffered fire on main cargo deck early in the morning Dec 4 13, vessel was en route from Copenhagen to Oslo. Fire started in one of the trailers. Crew managed to extinguish fire, but it started gain, and vessel issued distress signal. Corona Seaways was directed to Helsingborg, she entered port at 0600 LT and was docked. Firefighters started to offload the cargo via stern ramp. Fire was extinguished some time later, with reportedly, all trailers and what else there was, offloaded in the process. It is understood, that vessel didn’t suffer serious damages, if any damages at all. There were 10 crew and 19 passengers on board, no injures reported. As of 0400 UTC Dec 5 vessel was in the same position, docked in Helsingborg, Sweden, Oresund.