SCOTTSBORO, AL. (THECOUNT) – Jackson County fire officials have identified the victims in a morning blaze at the Jackson County Park boat dock in Scottsboro, Alabama on Monday.

Grace Annette Watson Miles, 40 and her children as Christopher Zane Long, 19; Bryli Anniston Long, 16; Trayden Dominic Miles, 10; Kesston Damien Miles, 9; and Dezli Nicole Miles, 7.


The other two victims of Monday morning’s blaze at Jackson County Park Marina at Guntersville Lake were Amanda Foster, 38, and Yancy Ferrell Roper, 54, according to Jackson County Coroner John Jordan.

Officials say, seven victims were transported to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

There are emergency responders from multiple agencies on the scene right now, looking for the missing people. At least 35 boats at the dock were destroyed, reports WAFF.

The cause of the fatal fire is unknown at this time.


Geo quick facts: Scottsboro is a city in Jackson County, Alabama, United States. As of the 2010 census, the population of the city is 14,770. Named for its founder Robert T. Scott, the city is the county seat of Jackson County – Wikipedia.

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