Boat explosion leaves couple with burns

Marina Nou Fontana

A MAN and a woman were left with burns after their boat exploded at the Marina Nou Fontana on the Arenal beach in Javea.

The couple, aged between 40 and 45 were thrown into the sea after their boat exploded due to a short circuit.

The Policia Local, Guardia Civil and the Red Cross attended the scene with ambulances.

The man was treated for first degree burns suffered to his feet and legs and the woman was treated for second-degree burns suffered to her arms and legs.

They were both taken to Hospital de Denia-Marina Salud where they remained under supervision until later that evening.


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