Blaze Destroys Boat on Martha’s Vineyard
June 7, 2013
MVTimes.com: Workers demolishing a boat parked on dry land off Carrolls Way behind Carroll’s Trucking Thursday afternoon [June 6] set off a smoky blaze that destroyed a boat parked nearby and damaged a truck.
Fire chief John Schilling said workers were using an excavator to break up a fiberglass boat he estimated at about 24’ long, when a spark ignited gas still stored in the boat’s fuel tank.
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