Tag Archives: Boat

Three dead in confined space incident

confined space

HMN-Three deaths occurred after entering one of the holds of the Apollo Kita. (Maritime Executive) Three crewmembers of the timber carrier Apollo Kita died Friday while working in one of the vessel’s holds. The suspected cause of death was asphyxiation. While the Kita was under way off Ishigakijima, bound for Osaka with a load of wood, the three crewmembers entered ...

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Fire and Hazmat respond to boat fire in Tennessee

Boat hazmat

HMN-Harrison, TN crews responded to a boat fire at the Island Cove Marina.  Officials say that The boat had a glue substance used during construction that burns similar to gasoline. (WRCB) HARRISON, TN (WRCB) – UPDATE: Friday afternoon fire crews responded to a boat that was on fire at the Island Cove Marina. Fire officials reported the owners had been ...

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