Firefighters unable to save motorlaunch

Kent Fire and Rescue say that they have been unable to save a motor launch, one of three boats on fire in the Medway River at Strood Yacht Club.

However, firefighting operations are continuing but the incident is being scaled down to three fire engines and a fire launch boat.


Boat sinks in serious fire at yacht club in Kent

A boat has sunk after a serious fire at a yacht club in Strood, near Rochester in Kent.