Firefighters from Sharjah Civil Defence helped rescue 13 people after a fire that engulfed a ship at Khalid Port this morning.
13 rescued from burning ship
This morning saw fire erupting on board a ship at Sharjah’s Khalid Port. The Sharjah Civil Defence was alerted and deployed a team of firefighters to rescue the people on board and extinguish fires. According to Khaleej Times, 13 people were rescued. The ship also carried 6,000 gallons of diesel, 120 vehicles and 300 vehicles tyres, which were engulfed in flames. Take a look: