Comments for: Two injured after boat explodes on Kennebec River

Posted July 05, 2013, at 2:03 p.m.
Last modified July 05, 2013, at 8:24 p.m.

GARDINER | Two couples from Oakland suffered minor injuries Friday morning when the boat they were riding in exploded on the Kennebec River. Sgt. Ken Grimes of the State Fire Marshal’s Office said the explosion occurred in the engine compartment of the 23-foot boat. Shortly after 9:30 a.m., Vickie …

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