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Fire destroys vacated residential structure

Oct 24, 2017 | Fire Department | General

The Orangeville Fire Department responded to a fully involved structure fire on the west side of B Line, near Hunter Road, at 10:33 p.m. on Monday, October 23.

Fire crews arrived at the abandoned single family dwelling with fire throughout the structure and breaching the roof. The Caledon Fire Department assisted the Orangeville Fire Department by supplying a pumper and tanker.

There were no injuries reported as a result of the blaze.

Orangeville Fire Chief Ron Morden reports that due to the extent and consumption of the fire there has been no determination of origin so the cause of the East Garafraxa fire remains unknown.