ISLAMORADA (CBSMiami) — A Good Samaritan rescued six people off a burning boat on Thursday afternoon.READ MORE: Attorney: Parkland School Gunman Nikolas Cruz To Plead Guilty To Massacre
Coast Guard officials said the 40-foot powerboat was southwest of Islamorada when the fire broke out.
Watchstanders were notified around 2:00 p.m.READ MORE: Nikolas Cruz Pleads Guilty In BSO Jail Guard Attack
Meantime, a Good Samaritan rescued the people from the vessel. No injuries were reported.
A Coast Guard arrived at the scene.
Boaters in the area are being asked to not attempt to approach the burning vessel.MORE NEWS: Parkland Survivor David Hogg On Potential Guilty Plea: 'It's Horrific That Our Community Has To Continue Going Through This'
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