Expand your search with Burning Ferry. 10 missing

On February 20, 2022, smoke rises from the Italian-registered Euroferry Olympia, which ignited on the third day in the Ionian Sea near Corfu Island, Greece. (Petros Giannakouris / AP Photo)

Corfu, Greece — Fire brigade rescue teams expanded their search on a burning ferry moored off Corfu, Greece, on Monday.

The Euroferry Olympia fire with the Italian flag burned on the fourth day, but rescue teams further expanded access to the 183 meter (600 ft) ship after containing the flame.

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Firefighters carry the body from the Italian-registered Euroferry Olympia on February 20, 2022, firing on the third day in the Ionian Sea near Corfu, Greece. (Greek Fire Department via AP)

A Greek body was found on board on Sunday. A total of 281 people were rescued. They included two men who were airlifted by rescue teams from the ferry and a third man who managed to release himself and reach the deck of the ship after being trapped for more than two days.

Associated Press


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