$80,000 In Damages After Cedar Springs Fire


Damages are pegged at approximately $80,000 after an overnight house fire in Cedar Springs.

Station#16 Raleigh South and #18 Blenheim responded to the blaze on John Street shortly after midnight.

Cause of the fire remains undetermined.

Chatham-Kent Fire and Emergency Services say the fire started on the exterior of the home.

No injuries were reported.

After a series of fires across the municipality over the last two weeks, Fire Chief Chris Case says fires will continue to happen in the midst of the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Case reminds residents to take extra precautions while at home and make sure you have working smoke and carbon monoxide alarms.