Nearly 30 boaters came to the rescue of a father and daughter whose pontoon caught fire on Devils Lake over the weekend.

Nearly 30 boaters came to the rescue of a father and daughter whose pontoon caught fire on Devils Lake over the weekend.

WDAZ-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2tiJLp8 ) that David Gerszewski, of Minto, was boating with his daughter on Saturday evening when the boat caught fire. The flames quickly spread, and the father and daughter and their dog jumped overboard.

There was no immediate word on what caused the fire. The boat was destroyed.