Boat’s engine catches fire in Norfolk

Posted at 8:49 PM, Jul 25, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-25 22:39:04-04

NORFOLK, Va. – Crews with Norfolk Fire-Rescue responded to a boat fire in the 1500 block of Bayville Street Wednesday night.

The call came in shortly after 8 p.m. Firefighters arrived at the scene to find smoke coming from the boat.

Authorities say the fire was in the boat’s engine compartment. It has since been brought under control.

The owner of the boat and the fire marshal are both on the way to the scene to determine what caused the fire.

No injuries were reported during this incident.

This is a developing story.

Stay with News 3 for updates.