Hall County

Marina fire damages several boats

HALL COUNTY, Ga. — Firefighters found several boats on fire when they were called out to a marina fire in Hall County early Friday morning.

Hall County Fire Services were called to the Aqualand Marina on Dock Q in Flowery Branch around 5:15 a.m.

Two houseboats and a tug boat were engulfed in flames when the first crews arrived. Two additional boats were damaged during the fire.

"When I first came out one boat was fully engulfed and I called 911 and grabbed the garden hose and drug it as far as I could,” said witness David Walters.


Crews were able to put out the fire. No injuries were reported. Authorities are investigating the cause of the fire.

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