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Marystown area man without a home after weekend fire

Remains of a house on Kelly’s Pond Road in Little Bay on the Burin Peninsula.
Remains of a house on Kelly’s Pond Road in Little Bay on the Burin Peninsula. - Colin Farrell

MARYSTOWN, NL

A man from Little Bay, near Marystown, is without a home after fire destroyed his house on the weekend.

Fire Chief Alex Coady told The Southern Gazette on Monday, Oct. 22, that a call came into the station on Saturday, Oct 20, at 1:22 p.m.

When fire fighters arrived on the scene, Coady said the home was fully engulfed.

“Fire was coming through the windows, doors and roof (of the home),” he said.

A pick-up truck belonging to the home owner was also destroyed in the blaze.

A member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police detachment in Marystown confirmed there were no injuries as a result of the fire.

An investigation is on-going.

Colin.farrell@southerngazette.ca

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