Flames Destroy Building Near Cookstown

Crews dealt with the blaze Saturday, which shut down 5th sideroad

Nothing salvageable in a blaze that’s closed 5th sideroad to traffic.

Reports indicate that a large shed or shop caught fire in Essa Township at 5th and Highway 27.

The fight against the flames made that much tougher with the Heat Warning in place.

No word on any injuries, cause or how much damage is sustained.

Banner, story images courtesy of Brain DePoe, Central Ontario Broadcasting