10-Year-Old Girl Awarded Medal for Preventing Boat Fire

Posted: January 23, 2013  |  By: Zachariah Bryan [Ballard News Tribune]

Everyone heard the sirens, but few heard the story behind them.

On Nov. 20, 2012, at 8:23 a.m., Seattle Fire responded to a small boat fire at Shilshole Bay Marina. We reported on it that day, as everyone in the neighborhood could hear the three fire trucks screaming down Market St, but by the time firefighters got there, the small electrical fire coming from the control panel was already out.

We figured there was nothing more to say. But we were wrong.

Click here to read more.
captcha 7f7b10f6f1a94326b538953a1ee4f1bd

Free Digital Guide to Pacific Coast Marinas