Grass Fire In Lake Of Bays Caused By Camp Fire Not Extinguished


On Tuesday September 3, 2019 at 9:28 a.m., Lake of Bays fire crews responded to a grass fire on Limberlost Road at Scott Lane with five trucks.

The grass fire was about a half acre in size on the side of a hill. The fire was water access only and the terrain made for difficult access. The fire was caused by a camp fire that had been left without being properly extinguished. Crews were there for about four hours and there were no injuries reported.

Crews remind residents that leaving your camp-site before fully extinguishing the fire can start forest fires.


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