UPDATED: Two people die from fire on Hurtigruten ship

UPDATED: Two people die from fire on Hurtigruten ship

Two people have died following a fire on board Hurtigruten’s MS Nordlys, according to ITV News. Passengers have been evacuated from the ship after a fire broke out in the engine room at 0720 GMT. Two hundred and seven people were on board the ship,which was docked at Alesund. Some passengers have been taken to hospital with conditions ranging from severe burns to lighter injuries. Guests are being rebooked onto alternative sailings or arranged to travel home.

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