Old Town woodshop destroyed by fire

Published: May. 24, 2023 at 6:26 PM EDT
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BANGOR, Maine (WABI) - A woodshop in Old Town was destroyed after a fire early Tuesday morning.

According to the Old Town Fire Department, they got a call from a passerby around 12:30 a.m. about a large fire on West Old Town Road.

When they arrived, they saw a structure on fire near a residence.

They woke the homeowners who were unaware of the fire.

By the time crews arrived, the roof was already gone and the walls had collapsed.

The structure was used as a woodshop for Bren’s Woodworks and the building and its contents were destroyed.

The fire was ruled accidental, but the cause is unknown due to the extent of the damage.