Fire on board of trawler Okhotnik, Vladivostok

December 22, 2012

Fire erupted on board of trawler Okhotnik berthed in Vladivostok port, on Dec 23. Emergency service received an emergency call at around 06:40 LT. 5 crew were on board, they left the vessel, 1 of them was hospitalized with carbon monoxide poisoning. City fire fighting teams arrived to the scene, fire reportedly, covers the area of some 20 sq meters. No other details available. Vessel presumably is in a lay up, being docked in Vladivostok at least from the end of October. Trawler Okhotsk IMO 8325690, displacement 2472 tons, built 1983, flag Russia, owner SEIL Co., Nakhodka.