A BOAT fire was tackled at the mouth of a river.
Hill Head Coastguard received a mayday call at about 5pm on Saturday on the River Hamble.
A coastguard spokeswoman said: ‘There was a boat on fire at the mouth of the Hamble.
‘It was a small engine fire from an overheated exhaust. They were towed to Hamble marina.’
Firefighters quickly put out the fire.