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Firefighters battle boat fires in Jupiter

Posted at 6:32 AM, Aug 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-20 17:41:34-04

Two vessels caught fire Monday morning in Jupiter.

It happened at the Suntex Marina on Casseekey Island Road.

Johann Hoffend in Chopper 5 flew over the scene and said one of the damaged vessels was a yacht at least 30 feet in length.

He said there was a tremendous amount of smoke from the fire.

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue later said the fire damaged two vessels. It appeared they were a total loss from a photo of the scene.

No one was injured, fire rescue said.