Another freighter with scrap on fire, Japan
Fire erupted in cargo holds of a general cargo vessel HONG YAN at around 0200 Tokyo time Nov 12, docked in Kawasaki port, Japan, Honshu island. Vessel loaded 600 or 1500 tons of scrap, which caught fire. Fire fighting teams and firefighting boats are taking part in fighting fire, see photos. On Nov 8 freighter SOYA MARU, loaded with scrap, destined for China, caught fire in Japan Inner Sea.