It was shortly before 8:30 PM this evening that Port Hope Fire and Emergency Services were called to a working structure fire on County Road 2 in the municipality of Port Hope.
Upon arrival, crews were faced with a working fire in an abounded building on the property across from 5029 County Rd. 2.
Firefighters took a defensive fire attack on the abandoned building.
All Port Hope stations responded to the call for service. Northumberland County Paramedics along with Northumberland OPP also responded.
The cause of the blaze is unknown at this time.
A short time into the firefight Port Hope Fire received a second call for an MVC on HWY 401 eastbound near CR-28.