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Drama On The Sea: 5 Germans Saved As Yacht Bursts Into Flames

Drama unfolded on Croatia’s Dalmatian coast on Saturday afternoon when five German nationals had to be rescued from a burning yacht.
Rescue services were called at around 15:40 on Saturday to Cape Ploca near Rogoznica, south of Sibenik, from the members on board the 15-metre yacht. The crew members were rescued from the burning yacht and taken in for observation. Nobody was seriously hurt.. No official statement as to why the yacht had burst into flames had been issued.

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