Firefighters called to Eastbourne yacht fire

Lifeboat crews helped towed a yacht into harbour after an accidental fire broke out. Photo by Nick Fontana

Lifeboat crews helped towed a yacht into harbour after an accidental fire broke out. Photo by Nick Fontana

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Lifeboat crews and firefighters were called to reports of a boat fire in Eastbourne yesterday afternoon (Thursday)

Lifeboat crews towed the vessel into harbour after its crew called for assistance with an accidental fire.

Lifeboat crews helped towed a yacht into harbour after an accidental fire broke out. Photo by Nick Fontana

Lifeboat crews helped towed a yacht into harbour after an accidental fire broke out. Photo by Nick Fontana

Eastbourne firefighters were called to Atlantic Drive at around at around 5.30pm but it was out on arrival.

Pictures by Nick Fontana.

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