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Sailboat destroyed by fire in Jupiter

JUPITER, Fla. -- A sailboat was destroyed by a fire near Burt Reynolds park on the intracoastal waterway in Jupiter today.

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue crews responded to the blaze at 2p.m.

They found a fully involved sailboat docked in the waterway.

Officials say one person jumped from the vessel into the water and was picked up by boaters in the area.

The fire was extinguished and an investigator has been contacted.

One adult male patient was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

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