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LBFD extingused a boatfire near the Port of Long Beach



Authorities responded to a boat fire near the Port of Long Beach Saturday afternoon, per LBP.


Details:

Several units were deployed to 1200 Pier J Avenue after receiving the call about a fishing boat engulfed in flames at about 2:20 p.m. According to Fisk, a rescue boat with a water pipe started extinguishing the fire by the time LBFD arrived.

  • Fisk told the post that the fire was snuff out entirely in about 20 minutes and that all three crew members escaped the fire unscathed.

  • The cause of the fire is under investigation.



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