U.S. Coast Guard responds to shrimp boat fire in Galveston - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

U.S. Coast Guard responds to shrimp boat fire in Galveston

(Source: KPRC) (Source: KPRC)
GALVESTON, TX (KPLC) -

The U.S. Coast Guard responded Friday to a shrimp boat fire in Galveston, in the Houston Ship Channel, according to KPRC, an NBC affiliate in Houston.

KPRC reports that three people were rescued from the boat that was burning out of control.

The fire reportedly happened around 10:30 a.m.

The shrimp workers are Texas-based, according to reports.

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