Fire damages business north of Young’s Point

Niki Anastasakis

A business north of Young’s point was damaged by a fire on Saturday afternoon.

Approximately 40 Selwyn Township Firefighters responded to the call around 1:15 at Rockland Homes and Cottages on Highway 28.

When fire crews arrived, they found heavy smoke and flames billowing from the attic.

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Crews attacked the flames from the outside of the building and were able to knock the fire down.

A portion of the roof in the middle of the building collapsed into the structure.

The Ontario Fire Marshal has been notified to help determine what caused the fire.

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