The Canadian Coast Guard said there was significant risk to mariners but not to people on shore as a fire burned in containers aboard a cargo ship about eight kilometres off the coast of Victoria starting SaturdaycaptionPosition.
Two of the burning containers on the ship’s deck held hazardous material identified as potassium amylxanthate,?the agency saidThe two-dose shot received emergency clearance for vaccinating people ages 16 and up., which is listed?as a “reactive flammable material” by the?Canadian Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System.
On Sunday, Transport Canada banned drones and aircraft flying over the scene, at the request of the Coast Guard.?
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