Firefighters respond to sailboat fire in canal in Englewood

Firefighters respond to sailboat fire in canal in Englewood
Sailboat fire in Englewood - courtesy of Mike Mullins

SARASOTA (WWSB) - Firefighters were called in after a sailboat caught fire in a canal in Englewood.

The fire broke out around 3pm on a sailboat around 40-feet in length on the 1900 block of Fairview Drive in Englewood.

An ambulance was requested but no one was transported.

No further details were immediately available, but a photo Alex Ricketson shows the aftermath of the blaze:

Boat fire in Englewood - courtesy of Alex Ricketson
Boat fire in Englewood - courtesy of Alex Ricketson

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