Austal Crew Members Respond to Shrimp Boat Fire


MOBILE, Ala (WPMI) According to authorities, Austal crew members aboard USNS Brunswick Expeditionary Fast Transport 6 responded to a shrimp boat fire in the Mobile Ship Channel this morning at 7:40 a.m.

Austal crew members launched the ship's rescue boat and carried portable fire extinguishers to assist the shrimp boat until the US Coast Guard arrived.

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