The driver struck an 8-foot fence that borders the property and as the fence fell, it acted as a ramp into the area where four RVs and two boats were hit.
NAVARRE — A high-speed vehicle crash ignited a blaze that destroyed multiple RVs, a car and two boats early Monday morning at Emerald Coast Boat and RV Storage.
According to a Facebook post from the Holly Navarre Fire District, firefighters were called to the scene at 4:05 a.m.
Due to the magnitude of the blaze, Navarre Fire Department was called for support.
A co-owner of the business, who did not want to be named, said that the driver of the vehicle was traveling south on Avenida De Sol where it dead ends on 4th Street.
He said the driver struck the 8-foot fence that borders the property and as the fence fell, it acted as a ramp into the area where four RVs and two boats were hit.
The driver of the vehicle was taken to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center with burns and smoke inhalation, according to the fire district.
The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.