September 26, 2011 Leave a Comment
The ferry KM Marina Nusantara collided with a tug and barge then caught fire on the Barito river, Borneo. The ferry had left Surabaya with 443 people on board bound for Banjarmasin when it struck the tug pushing a coal barge. Reports state four people perished while another 68 were being treated in hospital for injuries. Initial reports state the fire was started on the vehicle deck and quickly spread to other sections of the ferry.