Fire Breaks Out Aboard Cruise Ship at Corfu Port

A fire broke out on a cruise ship at the Corfu Port Authority in Greece on March 12.

Footage streamed live to Facebook by Merlinda Ambojia shows flames and a plume of smoke coming from the ship, the MSC Lirica.

Local media said that the ship, which has been moored at the Corfu Port Authority since January, was carrying crew members but no passengers on board.

The cause of the fire was not known at the time of writing. Credit: Merlinda Ambojia via Storyful