Yacht catches fire in Aventura
Firefighters battle flames coming from yacht docked at marina
AVENTURA, Fla. – Flames engulfed a yacht late Thursday night near the Turnberry Golf Course in Aventura.
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue dispatched about three dozen units and a helicopter to a marina off the intersection of North Country Club Drive and Northeast 34th Avenue.
A man told Local 10 News he called 911 when he saw the flames coming from the marina along a canal.
Some residents in the area said they feared a man was living on the yacht that caught fire, but Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said there were no injuries.
The charred remains of the yacht were still there Friday morning.
Authorities are investigating the cause of the fire.
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