Eight people have died and 35 boats have been destroyed in a dock fire that happened early this morning (01/27/2020) in Jackson County, Alabama.

As of now, eight are reported dead and more are missing according to wbay.com.

The fire was reported at 12:40 am and as of now, no cause has been given as to how the fire started.

According to CNN.com most of the boats at the dock were houseboats.