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No fire aboard cruise ship

Published:Tuesday | April 1, 2008 | 2:12 PM

The Jamaica Fire Brigade said its investigations have revealed that there was no fire aboard the Grand Princess cruise ship off the St. Ann coast yesterday.



Yesterday residents reported seeing thick black smoke coming from the vessel.



However, Public Relations Officer for the Brigade, Emelio Ebanks said the smoke was caused as a result of engine malfunction.



The cruise ship left Jamaica’s coast yesterday evening.