Incident: Swansea Marina Boat Fire

Image by Richard Swingler.

At 5.52pm on Sunday, November 19th, the Swansea Central, Swansea West, Morriston, Gorseinon and Llanelli crews were called to an incident at Swansea Marina.

Crews responded to a 40ft boat that was well alight on their arrival and approximately 100 gallons of diesel and 20 gallons of petrol involved in the fire.  Crews utilised two breathing apparatus sets, four main jets, two hose reel jets and two otter pumps to extinguish the fire.  The boat was completely destroyed by fire.

Swansea City Council and Natural Resources Wales were also in attendance and the incident was handed over to the local authority.  The cause of the fire was accidental.

Crews left the scene at 8.02pm.

Image by Gareth Evans.