March 9, 2012 Leave a Comment
The 222 meter long, 34752 dwt bulk freighter Algoma Discovery suffered a fire while moored at Hamilton, Ontario. The fire started in the vessel’s engine room and local firefighters were requested. Before the firefighters arrived, the fire was extinguished by the vessel’s fire suppression system. No reports of injuries and the crew evacuated the vessel. No details provided to the extent of damages.