York boat fire

officers are currently assisting the North Yorkshire and Rescue Service following a boat in .

It occurred at just after 7.30pm on Saturday 28 September 2013, involving a boat which was moored near to the King’s Arms, King’s Staith, on the River Ouse.

There is nothing to suggest there are any suspicious circumstances surrounding the fire and it is believed that everyone who was on the boat has been accounted for.

Riverside businesses have been evacuated while fire-fighters work to extinguish the blaze.

There is no immediate danger to the public. However, the fire is producing a large amount of smoke and people should avoid the area.

 

 

You may also like

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Checking...

Ouch! There was a server error.
Retry »

Sending message...

Tell us what's going on...

Know about a local news item or event, then let us know by filling the form in now

Attach an image (Max 1M)