The 97 meter long, 5700 dwt cement freighter Nordanvik caught fire in the Baltic Sea near Turku, Finland. The fire started in the Nordanvik’s engine room disabling the vessel. The crew requested assistance with a local firefighting brigade being flown by helicopter to the vessel. The firefighters were able to extinguish the blaze. No reports of injuries. The Nordanvik was taken under tow to Pargas for repairs.