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Forestport camp destroyed by fire

Posted 5/2/22

FORESTPORT — A seasonal camp on Kayuta Lake in Forestport was destroyed by fire on Sunday, according to the Forestport Fire Department. Forestport Fire Chief Kody Smith said the home on Lake Shore …

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Forestport camp destroyed by fire

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FORESTPORT — A seasonal camp on Kayuta Lake in Forestport was destroyed by fire on Sunday, according to the Forestport Fire Department.

Forestport Fire Chief Kody Smith said the home on Lake Shore Drive was not occupied when the fire was discovered at about 4:15 p.m. Sunday. Volunteers from three fire departments responded to battle the blaze.

Chief Smith said the building was fully involved on arrival. He said the firefighters made quick work of the fire and had the flames under control within an hour.

The camp is a total loss, the chief noted. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

The Forestport, Woodgate, Stittville and Remsen fire departments responded, with Boonville and Barneveld on standby.

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