|One of three fishing trawlers was burnt into flames while docking at Sa Huynh fishing port in the central province's Duc Pho district around 2am yesterday.— Photo zing.vn
QUANG NGAI (VNS) — Three fishing trawlers burst into flames while docking at Sa Huynh fishing port in the central province's Duc Pho district around 2am yesterday.
The local administration of the port, said that the fire occurred very early in the morning, and fire-trucks took 30 minutes to arrive at the port to put out the fire.
The owners of three trawlers are from Pho Thanh commune.
The investigation agency said the fire blazed from a fishing boat before spreading to the two other boats. The fire damaged all net and fishing tools with an estimated loss of VND5 billion (over US$220,000).
Last month, a fire also destroyed two fishing vessels that docked at Tinh Hoa fishing port in Quang Ngai city. — VNS