Fire destroys Coast Guard station at Martha’s Vineyard (VIDEO)

(WOODS HOLE, Mass.) — The Coast Guard station on Martha’s Vineyard was destroyed by fire, Boston television station Fox25 reported. Witnesses said a harbormaster pulled a burning boat away from where it could have ignited other boats. Authorities said the fire in Menemsha Harbor may have started in the Coast Guard’s boathouse, and 47-foot Coast Guard boat was able to flee the pier.
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By Professional Mariner Staff