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Trawler ABOU AL WAFA caught fire, sank, Morocco

April 27, 2017 at 05:17 by Mikhail Voytenko in Accidents

Trawler ABOU AL WAFA caught fire in the morning Apr 26 at Agadir Port, Morocco, during maintenance works. Vessel capsized starboard while being moored, said to sink, meaning most probably, that she’s resting on bottom on her starboard, partially above waterline. Two firefighters and one worker were injured and hospitalized. Looks like vessel capsized after taking on too much water during firefighting, and becoming unstable. All photos at Le 360: http://fr.le360.ma/societe/diapo-un-navire-brule-et-sombre-dans-le-port-dagadir-116889
Trawler ABOU AL WAFA, IMO 8820987, GT 431, built 1990, flag Morocco.

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