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Two men and a dog rescued from burning boat

Crewmembers with Coast Guard Station Key West, Fla., and the Coast Guard cutter Nantucket responded to a vessel fire southwest of Marquesas Key, Fla., last Thursday evening.

Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West, Fla., received a report from a good Samaritan of two men and a dog aboard a boat engulfed in flames eight nautical miles southwest of Marquesas Key. Both men and dog aboard the boat evacuated onto a dinghy to escape the fire and were recovered by the good Samaritan.

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