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Police investigate construction site fire in Bracebridge

Fire in construction area led to blasting mats blaze; no injuries reported
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BRACEBRIDGE - Bracebridge Ontario Provincial Police officers, along with Bracebridge Fire Department, were dispatched to a fire in a closed-off construction area on Ecclestone Drive just south of the Silver Bridge on Saturday morning, March 17, 2018 at 12:20 a.m.  

Unknown suspect(s) set fire to blasting mats in the construction area and when emergency services arrived, many of the mats were engulfed in flames. No one was injured.

Anyone with information is asked to please call Bracebridge OPP at (888)310-1122 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. You can submit your information online at if you have any information on this crime or any other crime. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display and you will remain anonymous.