Coal ship on fire at Immingham Docks
FIREFIGHTERS are tonight dealing with an incident on board a coal ship.
The vessel tied up at Immingham Docks caught fire at around 5.15pm.
Three fire crews are in attendance but it is unclear how long they will have to reamin at the scene as the fire continues.
No lives have been put at risk by the incident and the ship's crew are assisting firefighters.
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A spokesman from Humberside Fire and Rescue, said: "The fire is contained to the ship and nothing else surrounding it is affected.
"Firefighters have been at the scene for several hours now as the coal on board the ship is acting as fuel for the fire.
"There are two jet hoses in operation."
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