Boat fire sends smoke billowing over Portland
A fire at the Portland Fish Pier sent smoke billowing over part of the city Tuesday.
The fire was reported around 9:30 a.m. Officials said people were working on the boat at a dock when the fire started.
The Office of Rep. Chellie Pingree tweeted that the fire was right outside their offices.
"A boat neighboring my @CityPortland office caught fire this morning," Rep. Pingree's account tweeted. "Luckily, @PortlandFire was on the scene in minutes to protect everyone who works on the Portland Fish Pier."