MACOMB TWP. (WWJ) – Two people hurt following a boat explosion at a Harrison Township Harbor.
Authorities are now looking into what caused the incident on Saturday afternoon.READ MORE: Michigan Gas Prices Increase 19 Cents Ahead Of Memorial Day
Tom Havey works at a marina down the street from Roy’s Boat Harbor, where the blast occurred.
Havey said the blast could be felt from over a half a block away … rattling the windows of the marina.READ MORE: Family Of Justin Shilling Files Lawsuit Against Oxford Schools
Havey says one of the men was filling up the tank of his 32-foot boat when the explosion happened.
“More than likely in my experience the fuel lines, the entry lines, to the gas tank are faulty,” said Havey.MORE NEWS: Data: Michigan Sees Decrease In Evictions In 2021, But Many Residents Struggle To Find Homes
The two men’s injuries are not life-threatening.