This morning, for an unidentified reason, a fire broke out on a sailboat docked in the port of Karistos, with four foreign nationals on board.
A team of firefighters arrived at the scene of the fire. The evacuated passengers were taken by an EKAB ambulance to Fr. Karystos, where they are currently undergoing treatment.
The Port Authority of Karistos is conducting a preliminary investigation. According to official figures, no pollution of the marine environment was observed as a result of the incident.