KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Rural Metro Fire is on the scene of a boat fire and explosion in West Knoxville, according to Rural Metro.
At around 7:35 p.m., Rural Metro responded to a reported boat fire and explosion at the Concord Marina Boat ramp. Crews arrived and found a boat engulfed by flames and three people with serious burn injuries, Rural Metro said.
The burning boat was pushed away from the dock and marina, and the three people were taken to the trauma center. According to Rural Metro, the marina suffered minor damage where the burning fuel got underneath.