Published: May 20, 2013 10:57 AM EDT
Updated: May 20, 2013 10:59 AM EDT

ST. PETE BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Four people are safe after their boat caught fire off St. Pete Beach.
    
The U.S. Coast Guard responded to the fire Sunday afternoon near Egmont Key.
    
The Tampa Bay Times (http://bit.ly/12Gbvh6 ) reports nearby boaters gave refuge to the boaters.
    
The names of the boaters haven't been released.
    
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Information from: Tampa Bay Times (St. Petersburg, Fla.), http://www.tampabay.com.

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