Couple and Their Dog Escape Burning Yacht in Queensland
A couple and their dog had a lucky escape from a burning yacht in waters off Moreton Island in Queensland, Australia, on Friday, April 12.Queensland Police said a 64-year-old man and a 53-year-old woman, along with their pet Jack Russell, Charlie, escaped the burning yacht on a tender boat.Police were alerted to the fire shortly after 5:30 am.
The yacht was fully engulfed by flames when police arrived.The cause of the fire was not considered suspicious and investigations were continuing, Queensland Police said.
Both Charlie and his owners were uninjured.
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