NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A boat went up in flames Monday morning off the South Shore of Staten Island.

The FDNY says five people on board jumped into Raritan Bay at around 8:30 a.m.

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A nearby boater was able to get everyone onto that boat until first responders arrived.

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All five were recued and taken to the hospital for treatment.

The 23 foot boat was destroyed.

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The NYPD is looking into the cause of the fire.