Boat engulfed in flames in Pinellas, 1 hospitalized

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PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – One person was transported to a local hospital after a boat was engulfed by flames in Pinellas County on Friday afternoon.

Firefighters from multiple agencies responded to the fire on a boat in the water behind the old Green Iguana restaurant located at 8610 Bay Pines Blvd.

A Seminole Fire Rescue spokesperson said that people on the 27-to-34 foot boat were able to get off.

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One person was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries.

Firefighters responded at about 3:30 p.m.

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