November 4, 2010
Portland Fire & Rescue reports that five craft were involved in a marine fire reported just before 8:00 this evening. Two fireboats, four fire engines, and two fire trucks were dispatched.
One family has been displaced as the result of the fire, but reportedly has a place to stay.
Two craft involved in the fire were cut loose and drifted. The five craft involved include one waverunner, a 15-foot dingy, and 28-foot, 34-foot, and 42-foot boats.
Portland Fire and Rescue investigators are currently on scene. No cause has yet been reported.
Additional information will be reported when available.
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Portland Fire & Rescue has responded to the report of two boats on fire just west of NE 33rd on NE Marine. Portland Fire & Rescue's Public Information Officer is en route. Media staging will be announced once the PIO is on scene.