The reasons for the incident are being investigated.
At least 13 people were burned due to the explosion of a boat in the US state of Florida, reports local TV channel WPLG Local 10, citing the commander of the fire service battalion Stephen Gollan.
According to Gollan, 21 people were on board the boat at the Fort Lauderdale pier at the time of the explosion. 13 people were burned, and five were taken to the hospital. Many victims refused to go to the hospital.