Fatal: Jupiter house, yacht catch fire

By Juan Carlos Fanjul - bio | email

JUPITER, FL (WFLX) - Northern Palm Beach County firefighters worked two major blazes Tuesday night.

A person is dead after a fire broke out at 5740 Sugarwood Court in Jupiter. Arriving firefighters say the whole back of the house was engulfed in flames following an explosion.

Palm Beach Gardens Fire-Rescue was called out to a boat fire at Soverel Harbour Marina near the intersection of Prosperity Farms Road and PGA Boulevard. A 52-foot Hatteras caught fire. There were reports of heavy smoke.