The 86 meter long cargo vessel Lizanne caught fire on the Miami River berthed in Miami, Florida. The fire started in the fore section of the vessel with smoke billowing out. Local firefighters were called and began to search the vessel for the source of the smoke. Firefighters took two hours and nearly 50 men to extinguish the blaze. No reports of injuries. Reports state the blaze was extremely intense with the heat causing boots to melt and water in the hoses to boil.
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