A dry cargo ship caught fire off the coast of Japan

A dry cargo ship caught fire off the coast of Japan

Off the coast of Japan, near the western Japanese Hiroshima Prefecture, a dry cargo ship caught fire. Presumably, there are two people on board, including the captain. The rescuers have been searching for them so far. Three patrol boats have been engaged to extinguish the fire and search for people, FAN reports.

Earlier a dry cargo ship caught fire on the Volga near Samara. It was transporting 300 tons of metal structures.