A machine room fire that broke out on Peter Deilmann’s oceangoing Deutschland at a port in western Norway on Sunday forced the evacuation of 607 people, the Associated Press reported.
All 364 passengers onboard were safely evacuated, and no injuries were reported. There were also 241 crew members and two Norwegian ship pilots onboard.
The fire started in the machine room and firefighters contained it to that area, according to the AP. On Sunday, the fire was still burning inside the machine room.
The Deutschland was towed to Bergen, Norway, on Monday morning for an assessment of the damage caused by the fire, according to cruise publication Seatrade Insider.
The current cruise, due to end Tuesday in Hamburg, Germany, was cut short, and the 13-day cruise due to depart Tuesday was canceled, reported Seatrade Insider.