St. Johns County firefighters douse dock and boat fire in Palm Valley

Boat was floating down the river on fire

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Fire crews with St. Johns Fire Rescue put out a fire on a dock and boat Saturday afternoon at Roscoe Boulevard in Palm Valley.

Upon arrival fire personnel say the dock was in flames and the burning boat was on fire and floating down the intracoastal. Crews were able to control the fires after 20 minutes.

The homeowners were out of town. SJCFR says the cause of the fire remains under investigation.