Firefighters Respond to Yacht Fire in Fort Lauderdale

Firefighters extinguished a fire on a 50-foot yacht Monday in Fort Lauderdale.

Fire officials responded at around 4:30 p.m. to Bahia Mar at 801 Seabreeze Boulevard, according to Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue.

The fire was extinguished within the half-hour. The yacht sunk into the water as firefighters hosed down hot spots.

There was no word on reported injuries. It’s unclear if anyone was on the boat at the time of the fire. 

Further details were not immediately available.

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