A fire at a cottage in Port McNicoll on Aug. 22 will be the subject of investigation by the OPP central crime unit and the Ontario Fire Marshall’s office.
Tay Township Fire Services has requested assistance in determining the cause and origin of the fire at a seasonal bungalow.
The fire destroyed the estimated $120,000 structure.
Last Wednesday afternoon, a visitor to Port McNicoll for a wedding looked out his kitchen window to see the next door neighbour’s waterfront cottage on fire.
Andrew Degenhardt called 911 before 4:30 p.m.
“They got here very fast and immediately went to work,” he said about the response from the Tay Township Fire Department to the fire at 155 Woodlands Ave. The fire was burning heavily at the back of…