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Large boat fire in Jupiter under investigation

Fire engulfs 62-foot boat at Castaways Marina early Tuesday
Posted at 7:22 AM, Sep 21, 2021

JUPITER, Fla. — Palm Beach County firefighters battled a boat fire early Tuesday at Castaways Marina in Jupiter.

The call came in shortly before 3 a.m. When firefighters arrived, the vessel was fully engulfed in flames.

Battalion Chief Phillip Olavarria said the vessel was a 62-foot Sportfish boat.

No one was on board the boat at the time of the fire and no firefighters were injured.

Investigators are now working to determine the cause of the fire.