Saliboat engulfed by flames off Broward County coast

Posted at 6:09 AM, Jun 02, 2017

(WFOR/CNN) Emergency crews rescued a man whose sailboat caught fire off Broward County.

The vessel went up in flames near Hallandale Beach Thursday morning.

Firefighters and the Coast Guard responded after receiving a mayday call.

They managed to put the fire out and rescued the man, who did not appear to be injured.

The cause of the blaze is still under investigation.

Courtesy: WFOR via CNN