Overnight fire in empty home in Merrickville

MERRICKVILLE – Provincial police are investigating an overnight fire in Merrickville.

The Merrickville-Wolford Fire Department was called to a fire at the intersection of Broadway Street and Grenville Street just after midnight this morning (Tuesday).

The O.P.P. was also called to the scene (intersection of County Roads 43 and 15) after the blaze on Grenville Way in the unoccupied home.

The police are still there today and the Ontario Fire Marshal has been notified.

If you have any information on the fire you’re asked to call O.P.P. at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.