According to Economy police, Bridgewater firefighters extinguished a fire that started on the boat at 8 p.m. Wednesday. The boat was in the Ohio River near the area of Punks Ice Cream shop.
The boat was occupied at the time, police said. The people aboard had to jump into the water and swim to shore, police said. There were no injuries.
The boat was towed out of the water, police said. It did not sink.