Fire crews battle boat fire at a South Portland Marina | News

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Fire crews battle boat fire at a South Portland Marina
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PORTLAND, MAINE (NEWS CENTER) -- Firefighters from South Portland and Portland are on the scene of a boat fire Friday at South Port Marina located in South Portland.

Deputy Chief Jim Wilson of South Portland Fire Department said the fire was reported late Friday morning by a man who he believes has has been living on board. Wilson said the boat is moored to a dock and several other boats nearby have people living on board for the winter.

Firefighters used a chain saw to cut into the side of the boat to battle interior flames. The Portland Fire Boat was called to help crews battle the flames from the water side.

The South Portland Fire Department believes the fire began in the engine room.


Nobody was injured.


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