Damage estimate released in Rodney house fire
Firefighters battle a blaze at a home in Rodney, Ont. on Sunday, July 28, 2013.
Elgin County OPP and the Ontario Fire Marshal’s Office continue to investigate the cause of a fire that destroyed a home in Rodney over the weekend.
Damage and losses due to the fire are estimated at about $200,000.
Fire crews were called to the scene on Harper Street shortly after 5 a.m. on Sunday when neighbours saw smoke coming from the home.
West Elgin Fire worked to extinguish the blaze until around 2 p.m.
No one was injured. The rental property had been vacant for the past several weeks.
An investigation into the cause of the fire continues.