LUSBY, Md. (WJZ) — An early morning fire destroyed a 45-foot ocean yacht in Calvert County Thursday.
The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s office said the fire was reported around 4:18 a.m. Firefighters were able to bring the blaze under control in 30 minutes.READ MORE: Young People Clean Up Behind Area In Baltimore Plagued By Illegal Dumping
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The flames caused an estimated $161,000 in damage.
Officials are investigating what caused the fire, though it was believed to have started in the stern of the boat. No injuries were reported.MORE NEWS: State, Anne Arundel Leaders Tour Annapolis For Small Business Saturday
Anyone with information is asked to call the fire marshal’s office at 410-456-1722 or 443-550-6820.