Fire crews battle boat blaze at Swanwick marina

Swanwick Marina

Swanwick Marina

First published in News

A SAILOR suffered minor burns after a fire broke out at a Hampshire marina.

Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service said a man was heating wax on one of the boats moored at Swanwick Marina when the blaze began.

A 35ft boat was badly damaged in the fire, which also spread to a neighbouring vessel.

Daily Echo:

A fire service spokesman said one man suffered minor burns in the incident yesterday and was treated at the scene by paramedics from South Central Ambulance Service.

The blaze was extinguished by firefighters from Cosham, who were returning from a training exercise in the area when they were diverted.

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11:12pm Sun 16 Mar 14

kyrrie says...

Another great job done by our emergency services
Another great job done by our emergency services kyrrie
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