tags: timeline 2014, boat incident, fire, Washington State
$4.5 million damage fire July 10, 2013 Fire destroys $4.5 million yacht in Roche Harbor $4.5 million in damage, apparent accident. At Roche Harbor Marina in Washington State's San Juan Islands, a mysterious fire broke out and destroyed a $4.5 million 85 ft luxury yacht. Calls came in around 10 a.m. as fire was shooting out of the windshield and galley. No cause established
Cause of the fire was unknown...The yacht, the “Ocean Alexander,” was on display and for sale in the marina....received calls of a fire at the marina around 10 a.m....fire was coming out from the windshields, the seat and the galley of the new yacht.
Another 2 incidents:
Fire at Roche Harbor destroys two boats; no injuries ... sanjuanjournal.com Nov 6, 2013 - Kevin Carlton said it was the worst fire he's seen at Roche Harbor in his 29 years as harbormaster.Kevin Carlton said it was the worst fire he's ... t's the second boating mishap at Roche Harbor in two months. Sept. 9, a 64-year-old Marysville man escaped with minor injuries when an explosion blew out the cabin windows and cracked the hull of his 25-foot Bayliner during an apparent fueling mishap at the Roche Harbor fuel dock.