Fire severely damages 25m yacht Miss Dunia in Massachusetts

Written by Kayla Dowling

The 24.99-metre yacht Miss Dunia has been severely damaged after a fire broke out onboard in New Bedford, Massachusetts, according to reports from NBC 10 News WJAR.Miss Dunia yacht firePhoto: NBC 10 News WJARAt the time that the fire sparked at Popes Island Fleet Marina, around 5:00 pm (EST), the yacht was carrying 500 gallons of fuel (approximately 1,900 litres).Miss Dunia yacht firePhoto: NBC 10 News WJARFire Chief Scott Krueger told NBC 10 News WJAR that putting out the fire will be a, “Long operation. Very complex operation. Manpower intensive.” He continued, “ Environmental impact-wise, we have to mitigate that as much as possible.”Miss Dunia yacht firePhoto: NBC 10 News WJARThe cause of the fire was unknown and, at the time of the report, it was unknown if anyone was on board when the fire began.



Horizon yachts for sale (34)

Horizon yachts (105)

Featured companies

Featured Yachts


Related articles