Boat in Shallotte catches on fire - WECT, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

Boat in Shallotte catches on fire

Posted by Claire Hosmann - email

SHALLOTTE, NC (WECT)- A large shrimp boat in Shallotte caught on fire early Saturday morning.

The boat was docked behind Lloyd's Oyster house on Village Point Road.

Firefighters quickly put out the flames.

Authorities believe a battery charger is to blame.

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