Irwin school fire started by misplaced boxes on stove say fire officials
A fire at a school in Muskoka is being blamed on misplaced boxes.
Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Department was called to Irwin Memorial Public School on Wednesday afternoon after the small fire broke out. Some boxes placed on a stove had caught fire when the element was turned on accidentally according to officials.
Students were evacuated and the fire was quickly put out by staff without causing serious damage.