Boat catches fire on Muskegon Lake; no injuries

Muskegon Lake, boat fire, Collene Lamonte
A boat fire on Muskegon Lake. (June 26, 2016)

MUSKEGON, Mich. (WOOD) — No one was hurt when a boat caught fire on Muskegon Lake Sunday.

The fire broke out early Sunday evening, sending a large plume of smoke into the air. The Muskegon City Fire Department managed to douse the blaze quickly.

Former state Rep. Collene Lamonte, who is from the Muskegon area, captured images of the fire and posted them on her Twitter account.

Everyone escaped the fire safely.

Investigators are still looking into what caused it.

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