A man has been taken to hospital with chest pains after three
luxury cruisers were destroyed by fire in Sydney's inner
Witnesses told police they heard a loud explosion at Cabarita
Road wharf shortly before 3am (AEDT) on Tuesday and saw a
small vessel with an outboard motor leaving the area shortly
Emergency crews attempted to douse the blaze, but it had
already destroyed three luxury vessels and possibly damaged
others by the time they arrived.
Fire and Rescue NSW told AAP one man was taken to hospital
suffering chest pains.
Media reports say a family - two adults and three children -
escaped the blaze.
Police are appealing for witnesses.