A yacht that had caught fire on Monday, 30 May while berthed at the Keppel Bay Marina was extinguished in about an hour by firefighters. No injuries were reported
The SCDF said that it was alerted to the fire at about 11.30am on Monday.
Firefighters from Marina Bay and Alexandra Fire Stations were assisted by staff at the premises to help contain the fire. Three water jets and three hose reels from the pier were deployed around the boat in order to prevent the fire from spreading to other vessels.
Firefighters from Brani Marine Fire Station and a vessel from the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) were also involved in the firefighting operation, SCDF said.
SCDF said the fire was extinguished in about an hour with two water jets, two foam jets and a water monitor from the MPA vessel.
The SCDF said that the cause of the fire is under investigation.
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