ISLAMORADA (CBSMiami) — A Good Samaritan rescued six people off a burning boat on Thursday afternoon.
Coast Guard officials said the 40-foot cigar boat was southwest of Islamorada when the fire broke out.
Watchstanders were notified around 2:00 p.m.
Meantime, a Good Samaritan rescued the people from the vessel. No injuries were reported.
A Coast Guard arrived at the scene.
Boaters in the area are being asked to not attempt to approach the burning vessel.