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April 8th, 2022
Boat destroyed by fire @ HR Penn Marina in McNamara

MCNAMARA, Tortola, VI- A boat docked at HR Penn Marina in McNamara was ravaged by fire early this morning, April 8, 2022, according to information reaching Virgin Islands News Online.

December 9th, 2021
Catamaran destroyed by fire @ Jost van Dyke

GREAT HARBOUR, Jost van Dyke, VI- A catamaran moored in Great Harbour, Jost van Dyke, was destroyed by fire in the wee hours of this morning, December 9, 2021.

January 27th, 2021
Go-fast boat destroyed by fire in West End

WEST END, Tortola, VI- A go-fast boat on its trailer in a parking lot opposite the West End Community Centre was damaged by fire last night, January 26, 2021.

November 25th, 2020
Another boat destroyed by fire in Baughers Bay

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI- A week after a fishing vessel was destroyed by fire at the fisherman's wharf at Baughers Bay, another boat has been damaged by fire at the same wharf.

January 5th, 2020
Anegada boat captain suffers serious burns in boat fire

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A prominent land and sea tour operator on Anegada, Kelly Faulkner, suffered serious burns to his body when a fire broke out on a vessel he was operating on Saturday, January 4, 2020, according to reports reaching our news desk.

May 9th, 2019
Boat destroyed by fire @ Major Bay

MAJOR BAY, Tortola, VI- A small vessel powered by two outboard engines was destroyed by fire at Major Bay, on the eastern end of Tortola, early this morning, May 9, 2019.

July 3rd, 2017
Boat fire reported near Norman Island

NORMAN ISLAND, VI- A boat reportedly caught on fire this morning, July 3, 2017 near Norman Island.

April 18th, 2017
3 boats destroyed by fire @ Baughers Bay

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI- Some two weeks after two boats were hit by fire at Baughers Bay, on the main island of Tortola, another three boats were destroyed by fire this morning, April 18, 2017.

March 6th, 2017
Luxury Yacht on fire in Virgin Islands waters

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI- At about 3:45 PM today Monday March 6, 2017 a luxury Yacht was seen by our newsroom on fire off The Dogs, close to Virgin Gorda, in Virgin Islands waters.

May 25th, 2015
UPDATE: ‘Engine malfunction caused powerboat fire’ – Nick Willis

LEVERICK BAY, Virgin Gorda, VI - Owner of Leverick Bay and coordinator of the Leverick Bay Poker Run, Nick Willis said the boat that caught fire off Beef Island yesterday May 24, 2015 had reportedly suffered an engine malfunction that resulted in the blaze.


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