PROVINCETOWN (CBS) – One person was burned and another was injured when their boat caught fire in Provincetown Harbor.
The boat was just getting underway when the fire started shortly after noon, the Coast Guard reported.READ MORE: Police Investigating After Shots Reportedly Fired In Encore Boston Harbor Casino Parking Garage
The two people on board jumped out of the boat and onto a pier.
Mass. Environmental Police towed the boat out of the harbor and let it burn down to the water line before it sank, Coast Guard officials said.READ MORE: Biden Announcing Plan To Curb Omicron Variant Spread With Boosters, Insurance-Covered At-Home COVID Tests
One person who was on the boat suffered burns and was flown by helicopter to a Boston hospital.
The second person suffered minor injuries.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.MORE NEWS: Patriots Cut Quinn Nordin From Practice Squad, But He May Be Back Soon
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