A fire raged in the engine room of a cargo ship in Vlissingen-Oost last night. The fire was reported around 00.20, around 2.40 am the signal fire was given.
The fire on the 154-meter-long ship Flintstone on the quay at the company Bulk Terminal Zeeland was reported around 00.20 hours. A special fire team for fires on ships was called up, and the fire brigade from Nieuwdorp also helped with extinguishing.
The seat of the fire was in a closed room in the engine room. Due to the smoke and heat, the fire brigade was not at all good at first, but around 2.30 the Zeeland Safety Region reported that the fire was found. The signal fire master was given. Whether or not people have been injured is not known.
Source: Omroep Zeeland