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Showing posts with label Scottsboro. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Scottsboro. Show all posts

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Recovery and cleanup continues at site of deadly Jackson County boat dock fire


Recovery and cleanup continues at site of deadly Jackson County boat dock fire


Article Excerpt: "... The fire began just after midnight and quickly consumed the dock as people slept. The wooden dock and at least 35 vessels went up in flames and an aluminum roof that covered many of the boats melted and collapsed, cutting off escape routes and raining debris over the area as boaters leaped into the river..."


Reference: whnt.com

Monday, January 27, 2020

Fire at Scottsboro boat dock leaves 8 dead, officials say


Fire at Alabama boat dock leaves 8 dead, officials say


Article Excerpt: "... The massive blaze that broke out in Scottsboro consumed 35 vessels -- mostly houseboats, according to Scottsboro Fire Chief Gene Necklaus. He said all eight people known to be missing after the fire erupted were confirmed dead and warned “that number could go up, because we don't know how many were on boats" that sank ..."


Reference: www.foxnews.com