Authorities in New Hampshire say two people were rescued after a lobster boat caught fire off the coast of Rye.
New Hampshire State Police Marine Patrol received a call just before 11 a.m. Sunday for a report of black smoke coming from a boat just south of Portsmouth Harbor.
Crews rushed to the scene and found a 30-foot boat engulfed in flames. Conservation officers pulled two people from the water. Portsmouth firefighters put out the fire.
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The boat was destroyed by the flames. It was towed to Portsmouth Harbor.
The boaters weren't injured. Authorities are investigating the cause of the fire.