POLARIS troubled again, VLOC STELLAR YOUNG engine room explosion
An explosion occurred in an engine room of Very Large Ore Carrier STELLAR YOUNG, docked at Gwangyang, South Jeolla Province, South Korea, in the afternoon July 22. Two Filipino crew were injured and taken to hospital, one of them slightly, another one remains in hospital for eyes treatment. Explosion is said to take place during maintenance works. STELLAR YOUNG arrived to Gwangyang from Australia on July 19.