As have informed in the State firefighting and rescue service (SNMP), call at the scene near daugavgrīva highway entered 16:35.
The incident occurred near Hapaka of gravis, near the yacht moorings. The yacht was about 200 metres from the shore. The area of the fire was 20 square meters.
Rescue operations are conducted, on a scene there arrived nine brigades of emergency medical services (SNMP).
From the boat rescued 12 people that are given to physicians.
As reported the representative of SNMP Ilze bucsa, assistance 11 to victims, they had different burns. Among the victims have children.