Fire destroys Huron County home
Published Friday, January 8, 2021 3:22PM EST
Fire at a home on Whys Line, east of Bayfield on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021 (Source: Evan Gibson)
LONDON, ONT. -- Ontario’s Fire Marshal’s Office and the Huron County OPP Crime Unit are investigating the cause of a fire near Bayfield.
A home on Whys Line, east of Bayfield was levelled during a fire that started around 12 noon yesterday.
Police say the lone person home at the time of the fire, escaped with no injuries.
The damage estimate is over $500,000. Numerous police officers and fire investigators were at the scene today, which was still smoking from yesterday’s fire.
Fire crews were on scene throughout the night, putting out hotspots.