Fire destroys boat near Ashley River Marina

Fire destroys boat near Ashley River Marina

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Authorities responded to reports of a boat fire at a North Charleston boat marina Thursday morning.

Officials say a 22-foot Crownline boat went up in flames near River's Edge Marina located at 4354 Bridgeview Drive. North Charleston Fire Department, St. John's Fire Department and Charleston County Rescue responded to the blaze.

According to Bianca Sancic with the North Charleston Fire Department, firefighters arrived to find smoke and flames coming from the boat. The boat, which had to be removed from the water after the flames were quickly extinguished, was a total loss.

No injuries were reported.

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