CAUGHT ON CAMERA --A FAMILY FROM WALLINGFORD ON VACATION IN FLORIDAWHEN THEIR FISHING TRIP TURNS INTO A RESCUE PULLING SIX PEOPLE OFF A SMOKING BOAT MOMENTS BEFORE IT BURST INTO FLAMESREPORTER VANESSA MEDINA TALKED TO THE FAMILY ABOUT WHAT HAPPENED MI3 IT WAS A GREAT MORNING FOR THE BARRIGER FAMILYVISITING SOUTH FLORIDA FROM CONNECTICUT, THEY WERE OUT CHARTER FISHING ON LADY PAMELA TWOKATE BARRIGER/TOURIST:"WE WERE JUST OUT FISHING FOR A CHARTER AND WE HEARD FIRE " ABOUT A MILE OFF SHORE, ANOTHER CHARTER BOAT, NEW LATITUDE, FROM FISHING HEADQUARTERS CAUGHT FIREGENE CHECCI/BOAT CAPTAIN:"AND I SEEN SMOKE COMING OUT OF THE VENTS AND I SEEN THE GUYS SCURRYING AROUND I LOOKED DOWN AT MY MATE TAND I SAID I THINK THAT BOAT'S ON FIRE BY THE TIME I PICKED UP THE OUTRIGGERS TO GO GET THEM THE BOAT WAS COMPLETELY GONE AND FIRE ALL THE WAY UP TO THE FLYBRIDGE AND ALL THE PEOPLE WERE OUT ON THE BOW SO I JUST WENT AROUND AND CAME UP ALONGSIDE THE BOAT IT WENT FROM SMOKE TO FIRE WITHIN THREE TO FOUR MINUTES I'M TELLING YOU IT WAS MORIDICULOUS" RUSHING TO GET EVERYONE OFF AS SOON AS POSSIBLE ONE MAN ALMOST WENT OVERBOARDKATE BARRIGER/TOURIST:"WELL THE WAY THAT EVERYTHING WITH THE WAKES AND THE ROCKING IN THE BOATS, IT'S JUST THEY HIT EACH OTHER AND HE SLIPPED BUT HE CAUGHT HIMSELF, THANK GOD WE WERE YELLING, 'DID ANYBODY CALL THE COAST GUARD?' YOU KNOW THE COAST GUARD WAS COMING ON ITS WAY AND IT JUST ENGULFED IN FLAMES" RESCUING ALL SIX PEOPLE ONBOARDGENE CHECCI/BOAT CAPTAIN:"OH MY GOD THEY WANTED TO KISS ME BUT I WOULDN'T LET THEM "SEAN MATTHEWS/FIRST MATE:"THEY'RE HAPPY, GRATEFUL LOTS OF THANK YOUS FROM THEM INCLUDING THE CAPTAIN AND CREW TEOF THE NEW LATITUDE SO IT WAS YOU KNOW LADY PAMELA WE JUST HAD TO HELP OUT AND DO OUR JOB NOT A BAD DAY WE ALSO CAUGHT FISH"