▶️ Video: Fishing boat catches fire off Manzanita Beach


A commercial fishing boat caught fire off the coast of Manzanita Beach in Oregon Saturday.

The one person on board the boat was rescued by a Good Samaritan. The U.S. Coast Guard, which helped put out the fire, said the person’s condition was not immediately known.

The initial distress call went out at 6:30 a.m., the Coast Guard said. 

The cause of the fire is not yet known. The Coast Guard stayed on scene to enforce a 1,000 yard safety zone around the 42-foot boat.


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