Boats ablaze at Riddell’s Bay

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  • The Bermuda Fire and Rescue team tackle the blaze on the water at Riddell’s Bay (Photograph by Bermuda Fire And Rescue Service)

    The Bermuda Fire and Rescue team tackle the blaze on the water at Riddell’s Bay (Photograph by Bermuda Fire And Rescue Service)

  • The Bermuda Fire and Rescue team tackle the blaze on the water at Riddell’s Bay (Photograph by Bermuda Fire And Rescue Service)

    The Bermuda Fire and Rescue team tackle the blaze on the water at Riddell’s Bay (Photograph by Bermuda Fire And Rescue Service)

  • The Bermuda Fire and Rescue team tackle the blaze on the water at Riddell’s Bay (Photograph by Bermuda Fire And Rescue Service)

    The Bermuda Fire and Rescue team tackle the blaze on the water at Riddell’s Bay (Photograph by Bermuda Fire And Rescue Service)


Multiple boats caught fire early at Riddell’s Bay public dock in the early hours of Friday morning.

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to reports at about 12.30am, sending four vehicles and ten personnel to deal with the blaze.

A spokeswoman said an investigation into the cause of the fire would take place first thing yesterday morning.

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Published Sep 1, 2017 at 6:57 am (Updated Sep 2, 2017 at 3:33 pm)

Boats ablaze at Riddell’s Bay

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