Cottage A Total Loss After Fire

Posted: 2020-09-16 08:39:30 By: thebay

Firefighters from Huntsville and Lake of Bays Fire Department responded to reports of a structure fire yesterday at 161 Wilson Drive after a witness called 911.

The Fire Dept says that the fire may have been caused by a number of exploding paint canisters.

Fire Prevention Officer Mike Vadlja says the cottage is a total loss and not deemed suspicious.

Damage to the property came is estimated at $400,000.  An investigation is ongoing.