At Least 25 Dead Following Scuba Boat Fire in Southern California

At least 25 bodies had been recovered late Monday from the scuba boat fire in Southern California that broke out early in the morning on Labor Day.

The U.S. Coast Guard said late Monday that 25 bodies have been found and nine others remain missing after a fire broke out on a scuba boat anchored off an island in Southern California.

Authorities will continue to search for the nine still missing but have little hope that any others will be found alive, the Associated Press reported.  Only five people—all crew members—are known to have survived the fire after they jumped into an inflatable lifeboat and were rescued by a nearby vessel.

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