An individual was injured while aboard a vessel fully engulfed in flames at the Long Lake boat dock Wednesday evening. (SKFR image)

An individual was injured while aboard a vessel fully engulfed in flames at the Long Lake boat dock Wednesday evening. (SKFR image)

SKFR douses vessel fire at Long Lake boat dock

One person reported injured in the incident was taken to a regional trauma center

PORT ORCHARD — South Kitsap Fire and Rescue crews quickly extinguished a fully involved fire aboard a pleasure craft at the Long Lake boat launch on the evening of June 23 that injured a person on board.

A spokesperson for SKFR said the injured person was taken by crews to a regional trauma center with undisclosed injuries.

Just before being dispatched to Long Lake, crews had been dispatched to Bethel Road and Piperberry Way to douse a residential structure fire. No injuries were reported at the scene. The Kitsap County fire marshal is investigating the incident.

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