Fire on Caribbean cruise liner kills three

  • Three people were killed in a fire accident on board the Oceania Insignia, a luxury cruise ship, when it was docked on the Caribbean St Lucia island, reports said.

    Officials said two contractors and a crew member died. The 656 passengers on board were safely evacuated.  

    The fire was believed to have been started in the engine room of the Insignia, which was on a 10-day cruise. A US safety team will be helping with the probe.


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