OPP and Haldimand County Fire Services responded to a garage fire at Northshore Road, near Farr Road, Lowbanks, Jan 15. Firemen extinguished the fire that was contained to the detached garage, and confirmed there were no occupants. Northshore Road was closed in the area for nearly three hours while emergency crews were on scene.

The garage, valued at $120,000, was destroyed. Haldimand County Fire Services has determined the cause of the fire is not suspicious.