Friday Patoka Lake Fire Update

A fire that destroyed or damaged nearly  two dozen boats at Patoka Lake is still being investigated.

Conservation Officers reported no injuries in the fire that was reported about 8:45-am last Friday morning.

They say smoke from a boat in the A dock was noticed and the Hoosier Hills Marina staff tried to put out the fire.

The staff removed two boats from the dock creating a fire break.

22 boats in all were damaged or considered a total loss.