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August 25, 2012 at 3:06 PM

Fire boat battles pier fire in Seattle

Seattle firefighters, including a fire boat, have a waterfront blaze under control. Firefighters responded to the scene at about 2:45 p.m.

KING 5 reports that the fire broke out  on Pier 56. The Ferris wheel called the Seattle Great Wheel is on the adjacent pier,  and was not affected by the fire.

Elliott’s Oyster House and Argosy Cruises are located on Pier 56.

White smoke billowed from the pier as firefighters doused it with water. There were no injuries.

 

 

Comments | Topics: fire, Pier 56

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