UPDATE: Extensive Damage In Forest Fire

Forest Apartment Fire Monday March 29, 2016. Photo by Point Edward Fire Dept. via Facebook.

Fire damage to an apartment building in Forest is estimated at more than $500,000.

The blaze broke out early Monday afternoon in a two-storey, six-unit brick building on James St. N.

A representative from the Ontario Fire Marshal’s office spent two days on scene and has not yet been able to establish a definitive cause.

Five families have been displaced by the fire.