Monterey County

One injured in Monterey boat fire

One injured in Monterey boat fire.

MONTEREY, Calif. - A fire destroyed a boat Wednesday evening that was docked in the harbor at Fishermans Wharf in Monterey.

The Monterey Fire Department said the boat's owner was doing boat maintenance when the fire sparked.

They believe an electrical spark ignited a fuel leak. Black smoke could be seen pouring from the boat as emergency crews rushed to the scene.

The boat's owner was rushed to the hospital with burn injuries, but no word on his condition.

The fire damaged another boat.

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