The Malta Independent 17 July 2024, Wednesday
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Boat in Marsa catches fire, no injuries reported

Friday, 21 June 2024, 18:57 Last update: about 25 days ago

A boat berthed at Marsa has caught fire, police said.

Nobody is injured and firefighters went on site to put out the blaze.

A thick plume of black smoke was seen from various part of Malta.

The accident was reported at about 6pm.

In a post on Facebook (with a photo of the boat on fire), Home Minister Byron Camilleri said that the fire developed in a private shipyard/

He suggested that people in the vicinity keep their windows closed.

 

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