SAN DIEGO – Multiple injuries are being reported as a result of a fire on a ship Sunday aboard the USS Bonhomme Richard at Naval Base San Diego.
The San Diego Fire-Rescue Dept. said multiple agencies had responded to the fire.
It was reported just before 9 a.m. at 3455 Senn St. Units arrived on the scene at approximately 10:10 a.m., the department said.
No word yet on the cause of the fire.
Several sailors are being treated for various injuries, including at least one injury from an explosion, according to a tweet from SDFD.
San Diego is the Bonhomme Richard’s home port, according to the Navy.