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Deadly Nigerian Oil-Blast Ship Has Peers All Over the World

  • Over 30 registered ships used to hold oil first built pre-1977
  • Trinity Spirit exploded, spilling oil offshore Nigeria
The wreck of the The Trinity Spirit.
The wreck of the The Trinity Spirit.Source: Arise News

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The decades-old, oil-storage ship that blew up off the coast of Nigeria recently -- killing some of its crew and spewing its contents into the Atlantic Ocean -- is one of many vessels of similar vintage dotted across the globe.