Container with coconuts caught fire on board of Bremen Express, New York
Coconuts in one of the containers on board of boxship Bremen Express, docked at Global Terminal on the Jersey City/Bayonne, New York, somehow caught fire at around 1400 LT Dec 18. Fire spread to next container. Jersey City Fire Department land and marine units were engaged in firefighting, extinguishing fire by 1730 LT. Both containers were offloaded. The news didn’t name the vessel, but judging from photos at http://www.nj.com and AIS scheme of Global Terminal, it’s definitely Bremen Express.