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18 sailors injured after explosion and fire on naval ship in San Diego

27 days ago   |   By WGN TV

SAN DIEGO - Eighteen sailors were injured after an explosion and fire on board a ship at the US Naval Base in San Diego, US Navy officials said.
The sailors on the USS Bonhomme Richard had “minor injuries” from the fire and were taken to a hospital, Lt. Cmdr. Patricia Kreuzberger told CNN.
All of the crew is off the ship and accounted for, according to a tweet from the US Pacific Fleet Naval Surface Forces Sunday afternoon.
In a tweet , the Naval Surface Forces updated the number of sailors taken to the hospital to 18 from 11.
Firefighters were battling a three-alarm fire on the ship...
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Fire crews battle San Diego navy ship fire, 18 sailors injured

Fire crews battle San Diego navy ship fire, 18 sailors injured

27 days ago   |   By National Post

At least 18 sailors were taken to a San Diego area hospital after suffering minor injuries in a large, ongoing blaze aboard the military ship USS Bonhomme Richard on Sunday, Navy officials said.
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Fire Breaks Out on Navy Ship in San Diego

27 days ago   |   By NY Times

A Navy spokesman said 11 sailors were being treated for injuries after a fire and explosion aboard the U.S.S. Bonhomme.
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Sailors injured after fire breaks out on Navy ship USS Bonhomme Richard in San Diego

Sailors injured after fire breaks out on Navy ship USS Bonhomme Richard in San Diego

27 days ago   |   By New York Post

Several sailors were wounded Sunday after a fire broke out on a Navy ship at the a base in San Diego, officials said. The blaze on the U.S.S. Bonhomme Richard was reported shortly before 9 a.m., as the ship was undergoing routine maintenance, according to Krishna Jackson, the base's public information officer. The San Diego...
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