Fishing boat fire extinguished on Harwich beach

Stock image of Suffolk fire engine.

Stock image of Suffolk fire engine.

A fire on a fishing boat was extinguished on a Harwich beach last night.

Two crews from Dovercourt were sent to the incident on a beach off Wellington Road at 11.15pm.

Crews used two hose reels and had extinguished the fire by 11.35pm.

Essex Police are investigating the cause of the fire.


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