ZIM Kingston On Fire Off Victoria, BC After Losing Containers in Heavy Seas

The ship is currently at anchor in the Straits of Juan de Fuca and the situation appears to be deteriorating.

Reporting now indicates that the crew of the ZIM Kingston has been advised to abandon ship:


According to CBC News, 10 crew members have been evacuated, while 11 members remained onboard. Six containers are ablaze in total, it said.