Fire erupted on board of passenger ro-ro ferry FANTASTIC at Marseilles, France, at around 0030 LT Jun 28, in compartment or compartments at waterline level, with a lot of smoke. The ship is understood to undergo repairs, probably drydocked. 35 engines and 105 firefighters responded to fire, which was extinguished by 0500 LT. No injures reported, extent of damages yet unknown.
The vessel is currently at port MARSEILLE, FR after a voyage of 13 hours, 58 minutes originating from port GENOVA, IT.
Passenger ro-ro cargo ship FANTASTIC
operator GRANDI NAVI VELOCI SPA.
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