Containership Catches Fire at Port of Manila – INCIDENT PHOTOS

Photo credit: REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
Photo credit: REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

 

The Marshall Islands-flagged containership MV Cape Moreton caught fire while berthed at the Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) in the Philippines. Photos from the scene show thick smoke billowing from the cargo area as firefighters battled the blaze.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Smoke billows from the M/V Cape Moreton cargo ship after it caught fire while anchored at the Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) on September 12, 2015. Authorities have yet to determine the cause of the fire, local media reported. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
Photo credit: REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

 

Photo credit: REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
Photo credit: REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

 

Photo credit: REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
Photo credit: REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

 

Photo credit: REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco
Photo credit: REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco