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Boat destroyed by fire on Leeds & Liverpool canal

Boat destroyed by fire on Leeds & Liverpool canal

Published by The Stray FM News Team at 8:03am 27th May 2018. (Updated at 8:34am 27th May 2018)

A 15ft boat was destroyed by a fire on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal last night

Two North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue crews from Skipton dealth with the burning boat, which was moored near a lock.

 

The entire vessel suffered fire damage, which is thought to be the result of a faulty apparatus. Last night North Yorkshire Police were trying to trace to owners. 

Watch manager at Skipton fire station Martin Hughes tweeted photos of the fire:

 

 

 

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