102-Foot Yacht Destroyed in South Bay Fire

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CHULA VISTA —

A dry-docked multimillion-dollar yacht burned for hours Thursday at a Chula Vista boatyard as firefighters poured thousands of gallons of water on the blaze to prevent if from spreading to other boats.

The fire at the Marine Group Boat Works at 997 G St. was reported about 9:10 a.m., according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department, which dispatches for the South Bay city’s fire department.

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The yacht “Polar Bear” burns at a boat yard in Chula Vista. (Photo: Bill Cavanaugh)

A fire dispatcher said one person may be injured, but details were not immediately available.

Read more: http://fox5sandiego.com/2014/06/19/dry-docked-boat-burns-in-south-bay/#ixzz35DTK6aNF

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