LPG supply tanker exploded, injuring 6 crew including 2 tanker crew


Explosion rocked a supply vessel moored alongside LPG tanker GAS INFINITY, at around 1800 LT Dec 14, at Batu Pahat Anchorage, Malaysia, Malacca Strait. 4 crew of supply vessel, and 2 crew of tanker (understood both of Chinese nationality), engaged in supplies transfer, were injured by the blast. All 6 seamen were taken to hospital, investigation launched. No other details available, it is not known yet what exactly exploded – fuel or supplies, and what triggered the blast.


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