Boat Catches Fire, Sinks in Newport
June 18, 2020
A 40- to 50-foot vessel sank after it caught fire at around 1:00 a.m. on Sunday morning on a mooring in Newport Harbor.
The Newport Fire Department responded with its Marine 6 vessel, and crews from the Coast Guard and Narragansett Bay Marine Task Force also responded. The cause of the fire is under investigation.