Three occupants of a small jet boat were forced to jump out and swim to shore after their craft caught fire on Lake Monona on Monday night, authorities reported.
There were 20 migrants on board when an engine fire caused an explosion. Veuer’s Tony Spitz has the details.
What probably sounded like a fun idea on Lake Monona Friday night brought out the lake rescue team, when a boat was seen on fire, but the fire turned out to be in a fire pit in a canoe, used to help celebrate a lighted paddle cruise.
A Bayliner boat was destroyed by fire Thursday afternoon while docked at a pier at a boat launch on Lake Kegonsa, with the boat owner getting burned in the blaze.