Shrimp boat fire proves challenging to extinguish
SHALLOTTE, N.C. (WECT) - Seven fire departments responded to a shrimp boat fire in Shallotte Tuesday afternoon.
The boat was seen burning close to Holden Seafood on Bill Holden Road early in the afternoon.
Personnel at Ocean Isle Beach fire department confirmed units were still trying to contain the fire at 5:30 p.m.
No further information is currently available.
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