Fire on board of ferry High Speed 5, Greece
Fire erupted on board of ferry High Speed 5 on Mar 23, vessel is docked for repairs in Keratsini, Piraeus, Greece, for repairs. Fire spread in superstructure and judging from a photo, curtsey of Nautilia.gr, severely damaged superstructure in the middle area, bridge seems to burn out completely. Some 20 fire engines and 2 fireboats were engaged in fire fighting. Regretfully, one man died in a fire, a chief electrician of the vessel. Fire was caused by repair works, probably welding sparks.