KENT ISLAND, MD. (WJZ) — Five boaters safely escaped onto a passing boat Saturday after their boat caught fire on Kent Island.
Maryland Natural Resources police officers responded to a boat fire near Bloody Point in Queen Anne’s County at around 3:34 p.m.READ MORE: UMMS Employees Learn To Intervene, Save Lives On National Stop The Bleed Day
Officers found the five boaters on a Good Samaritan’s boat, who said their 1978 55-foot Chris-Craft sport fish vessel caught fire near the cabin area.READ MORE: Dr. Fauci Urges UMD Baltimore Graduates To 'Live A Life Of Service'
They said they were able to put out the fire at first, but it reignited. A Good Samaritan got the boaters onto their boat and the Anne Arundel County Fire Department extinguished the fire.MORE NEWS: CIAA Basketball Tournament Drew 36K Fans And Had $19.6M Economic Impact, Officials Say
No one was injured.