On Monday morning, just after departing Gozo at 7:45 a.m., a small fire broke out on a vessel run by Gozo Fast Ferry.
The incident was confirmed by a police spokesperson who claimed that all passengers were evacuated from the ferry, where nobody was injured.
According to sources, the captain of the vessel used onboard firefighting equipment to put out the fire. Following that, firemen from the Civil Protection Department boarded the vessel to verify that the fire was extinguished and to monitor the ensuing cool-down.
The updated schedule for today can be viewed on www.gozofastferry.com.