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Fire rages through the night at apple storage facility


March 28, 2018
By The Simcoe Reformer

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Port Burwell, Ont. – Firefighters from four different departments battled flames overnight at an apple storage facility in Port Burwell.

Emergency crews were called to the scene on Plank Road at about 8:40 p.m. on Tuesday, March 20th and were still fighting the fire on Wednesday afternoon.

The facility is owned by Kevin Martin of Martin’s Family Fruit Farm of Waterloo. He estimates the value of the damage to be about $3 million. An area of about 60,000 square feet was affected. For the full story, CLICK HERE.

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