Royal Caribbean's Freedom of the Seas experienced a fire in a mechanical space this morning, according to an official statement from Royal Caribbean Corp. on Twitter. The line says that the fire was contained and extinguished and all shipboard systems are functioning.
Photos of smoke rising from the ship parked in Falmouth, Jamaica are circulating on social media.
(photo: Jamaica Gleaner)
No other information is currently available. We'll update this post as details emerge, including any impacts to the current or future cruises.