Water spout damages Maximo Marine in St. Pete

Published Aug. 31, 2013

An apparent water spout damaged part of Maximo Marina, 4801 37th St. S, on Friday afternoon, employees said.

A dock collapsed and four boats were damaged.

"One minute it was sprinkling out, and the next you couldn't see anything," said the Marina's bookkeeper, Sue Hughes. "Metal shingles from the roof flew everywhere."

No one was injured.