Fire destroys 27m Sanlorenzo superyacht in Valencia
A fire has destroyed a 27 metre Sanlorenzo in the Port de Valencia
The fire broke out at around 1pm local time at Marina Sur and was eventually extinguished after six separate fire crews were called to deal with the blaze.
The yacht identified is a 2019 model from Sanlorenzo
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The flames were initially extinguished but later reignited.
After 12 hours of attempting to control the blaze, the remains of the yacht sunk.
No injuries have been reported.
The cause of the fire has not yet been verified.