In the Gulf of Riga off the tanker – media

Thursday in the Gulf of Riga on Board the tanker Zircon fire broke out. It is reported by the coast guard Naval forces of Latvia, reports the portal Delfi, reports “Ukrainian truth”.

Information about the fire at the remote duty received about 11.00, the crew urgently needed help.

At the moment the fire is controlled and the scene is directed the coast guard boat and helicopter Klints Air force Mi-17. In case of need will be carried out the evacuation of the crew.

Also the scene in the Gulf of Riga sent a tug with the rescuers.