Couple, dog escape yacht fire at Dania Beach Municipal Marina

A couple and their dog safely escaped after their yacht docked at a Dania Beach marina caught fire early Wednesday.

About 60 firefighters with Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue battled the flames on the "Lady Di," a 43-foot pleasure yacht at the Dania Beach Municipal Marina.

#BSFR is currently working a 40 foot vessel on fire in @DaniaBeachFL at DANIA MARINA 151 N BEACH RD PIO @BSO_KANE will be on scene at 0630 #boatfire #breakingnews #workingfire

A neighbor alerted the man and woman that their boat was on fire, waking them up about 4:30 a.m.

About a dozen other residents at the marina were temporarily displaced while firefighters battled the blaze, but no other boats were damaged.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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