No injuries reported after boat catches fire on Lake Martin

Published: Jul. 3, 2016 at 10:23 PM CDT
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LAKE MARTIN, AL (WSFA) - Five people and a dog were able to jump to safety after a boat caught fire on Lake Martin on Sunday, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency.

ALEA says the Marine Patrol Division responded to a call of a vessel fire around 2 p.m. near river channel at Bay Pines Island.

The vessel, a 2006 Correct Craft, was a complete loss and was towed from the scene. All occupants of the boat, including a dog, were able to jump into the water and were picked up by a nearby boat.

No one was injured as a result of the fire.

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