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Ambulance officers were called to a marina at Scarborough about 1130am AEST after reports of a trawler explosion.
Trawler explosion. During World War II that stretch of the coast earned the grim nickname Torpedo Alley when German U-boats sank nearly 400 ships in the area killing over 5000 merchant seamen. TWO men have been seriously burnt in an explosion on a trawler moored north of Brisbane. A Korean flagged trawler on Tuesday noon was towed away from Montevideo port docks to the bay after it caught fire fearing explosion threats from fuel and ammonia cylinders tanks.
A 38-year-old man and a man in his late 50s were taken. The trawler Pongsombat fuel was being refuelled off tambon Auo Noi in Muang district when the explosion occurred around 830pm Thai media reported on. An initial investigation revealed that the fire which had also damaged some of the facilities at the pier was caused by an explosion which had occurred on the trawler that eventually sank.
The deceased were the skipper of the trawler Capt. Rune Stoltz BertinussenNTB Scanpix via AP. It rocked the city on a day which should have been among the happiest of the year.
A few days ago the Board of Inquiry which was ordered to do an investigation into the explosion released its report which concluded that the fire on the trawler was due to the faulty alternator which had an exposed sparking section of wire. James Roberts 44 Hart. Local authorities are working to determine the circumstances that led to the explosion and the ensuing blaze.
A Russian trawler with an ammonia tank and some 200000 liters of diesel oil inside is in flames at a northern Norwegian port and authorities have evacuated surrounding areas due to an explosion risk. The estimated death toll was 20000. Fifty one years ago this week on July 23 1964 the scallop trawler Snoopy was trawling off Currituck Sound NC.
It was not known at that time but the Adventure had detonated the first magnetic mine. Royal Navy divers blew up the bomb at sea. September 26 2019 1104 GMT A Russian trawler with an ammonia tank and carrying about 200000 liters of diesel oil was on fire on September 26 at a.