Fire in engine room of mv Reecon Emre, La Reunion
Fire erupted in engine room of general cargo vessel Reecon Emre, which is docked in La Reunion since Jan 5, in the morning Jan 21. Fire started in boiler area. Fire was extinguished by joint efforts of crew and land firefighters, maybe fire extinguishing system was activated, at night same day engine room was still inaccessible. Reportedly there’s an oil leak, vessel was surrounded by booms.