BREAKING NEWS

President Biden delivers Oval Office address after gunman's attempted assassination of Donald Trump. Video on News 12 and News 12 New York

Coast Guard: 2 new witnesses to testify at Newark cargo ship fire hearing this week

The July 2023 fire took the lives of Newark firefighters Augusto Acabou and Wayne Brooks Jr.

Matt Trapani

Jan 31, 2024, 3:17 AM

Updated 165 days ago

Share:

The United States Coast Guard announced that two more witnesses will testify at a hearing regarding a deadly cargo ship fire at Port Newark last year. Those testimonies will be heard this week.
Newark Fire Capt. David Rodgers will testify on Wednesday, while Marian Ciumala, third mate of the Grande Costa d’Avorio – the ship that caught fire - will testify on Friday.
The July 2023 fire took the lives of Newark firefighters Augusto Acabou and Wayne Brooks Jr.


More from News 12
3:24
FBI investigating Trump rally attack as potential act of domestic terrorism

FBI investigating Trump rally attack as potential act of domestic terrorism

2:32
HEAT ALERT: Hot and humid Monday in New Jersey; feels-like temps near 100

HEAT ALERT: Hot and humid Monday in New Jersey; feels-like temps near 100

2:07
A look back at US political violence that changed history

A look back at US political violence that changed history

2:02
Trump supporters at Bedminster golf course call for unity in aftermath of attempted assassination

Trump supporters at Bedminster golf course call for unity in aftermath of attempted assassination

3:03
Andrew Guiliani: Trump is now ‘focused on the Republican National Convention’

Andrew Guiliani: Trump is now ‘focused on the Republican National Convention’

4:10
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Trump rally attendee gives his eyewitness account of the shooting

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Trump rally attendee gives his eyewitness account of the shooting

2:37
Security increased at Trump Tower following rally shooting

Security increased at Trump Tower following rally shooting

2:27
Political analyst weighs in on gun violence in wake of Trump rally shooting

Political analyst weighs in on gun violence in wake of Trump rally shooting

1:29
Expert: Security will be a high level concern at presidential events in wake of Trump rally shooting

Expert: Security will be a high level concern at presidential events in wake of Trump rally shooting

2:03
Poll: More than 40% of women skip or delay medical screenings and appointments

Poll: More than 40% of women skip or delay medical screenings and appointments

0:28
Authorities: 2 people seriously injured in Cherry Hill crash

Authorities: 2 people seriously injured in Cherry Hill crash

0:12
Authorities: Car crashes through home in Plainfield

Authorities: Car crashes through home in Plainfield

1:34
Political analyst: Shooting at Trump rally will bring changes to 2024 Presidential Election

Political analyst: Shooting at Trump rally will bring changes to 2024 Presidential Election

1:36
Official: 2 children, adult killed in West Orange house fire

Official: 2 children, adult killed in West Orange house fire

0:37
Police: Missing Connecticut teenager located in New Jersey

Police: Missing Connecticut teenager located in New Jersey

0:18
Hillsborough police: Man burned in homemade firework explosion

Hillsborough police: Man burned in homemade firework explosion

0:46
Police: Shooting, 2 stabbings reported within 6 hours earlier this week in Atlantic City

Police: Shooting, 2 stabbings reported within 6 hours earlier this week in Atlantic City

0:21
Prosecutor: East Hanover man sentenced to 15 years in prison for killing wife

Prosecutor: East Hanover man sentenced to 15 years in prison for killing wife

1:57
Stop & Shop to close 10 ‘underperforming’ locations across New Jersey

Stop & Shop to close 10 ‘underperforming’ locations across New Jersey

1:45
Police: Driver faces charges for striking man in hit-and-run road rage incident in Fair Lawn

Police: Driver faces charges for striking man in hit-and-run road rage incident in Fair Lawn