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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Quite a sight on the water of Biscayne Bay Thursday afternoon when a boat caught fire and the thick black smoke billowing into the sky could be seen for miles.

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GALLERY: BOAT BURNS OUT OF CONTROL ON BISCAYNE BAY

The boat, named the Woodwind II out of Coral Gables, was fully engulfed in flames when Chopper 4 flew over the scene between Stiltsville and Matheson Hammock.

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According to Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Lt. Felipe Lay,  two people were on the boat when it caught fire. They were both picked up by a tow boat in the area and nobody was hurt.

Both Miami-Dade Fire Rescue and City of Miami Fire Rescue sent their fire boats to the scene to douse the flames.

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It’s not known who owns the boat and the fire is now under investigation.