Boat Explosion at Black Point Marina Injures 3 Children, 1 Adult - NBC 6 South Florida

Boat Explosion at Black Point Marina Injures 3 Children, 1 Adult

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    Family Injured After Boat Explodes

    A family heading out for a Sunday on the water ended up in the hospital after their boat exploded. An adult and three children were hurt. NBC 6 Reporter Erika Glover has the details. (Published Sunday, May 21, 2017)

    Three children and one adult suffered burns Sunday morning when their boat caught fire at Black Point Marina, according to Miami-Dade Fire Rescue.

    MDFR spokesperson Felipe Lay says an explosion was heard in the area and all four on the boat sustained burns.

    Two children were transported to Jackson Memorial Hospital Ryder Trauma Center. An adult and another child were taken to Kendall Regional Medical Center.

    Authorities are investigating the cause of the fire.

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