Sailboat catches fire, sinks into Charleston Harbor

(Bernard Reid/WCIV)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) --{} Officials say a sailboat caught fire and sunk near California Dreaming Thursday morning.The fire started just after midnight. The scene cleared just before 4 a.m. when the boat sank.Coast Guard crews created a safety zone around the boat to make sure no other vessels came in contact with it as it ran adrift, fully involved.

Officials say everyone got off the boat safely.