Fire Scene

Flames and smoke could be scene from the boat fire at Brookings Harbor.

Fire crews rushed to the Brookings Harbor dock shortly at approximately 10 a.m. on Monday to a report of a boat on fire.

Smoke And Fire

Pamela Wasko captured this view of the fire scene.

When crews arrived they saw thick black smoke coming from an 85-foot unoccupied vessel at the dock. Flames could also be seen.

Harbor Fire, Brookings Fire & Rescue, Gold Beach Fire, Smith Fire and the U.S. Coast Guard crews worked together to put out the blaze. There were no reports of injuries.

Dock Hoses

Ground crews laid fire hoses along the dock from the shore to the scene of the boat fire.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Fire Watch

People watched from the waterfront as crews battled the blaze.

According to commercial fisherman James Day, the Miss Pacific is owned Pacific Choice Seafood and operated by Randy Wenbourne. The boat is registered as a commercial fishing vessel. 

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