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Boat fire knocked down in Old Saybrook

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Boat fire reported in the mouth of the Connecticut River near Old Saybrook. (iWitness) Boat fire reported in the mouth of the Connecticut River near Old Saybrook. (iWitness)
OLD SAYBROOK, CT (WFSB) -

Four people were uninjured after a boat fire off the coast of Old Saybrook on Sunday evening.

The 35 to 43 foot boat was in the mouth of the Connecticut River when the fishing vessel’s engine caught on fire.

The fire was knocked down before firefighters’ arrival.

The four on-board were taken ashore safely by the fire department.

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