Damage estimated at $80K in fire at Fox Lake business
NEWS-SUN STAFF REPORT February 25, 2013 5:28PM
Fox Lake Fire Department firefighters talk with a board-up service employeel as they get ready to leave the scene of a fire early Saturday morning at Furniture Doctor in downtown Fox Lake. | Joe Shuman~For Sun-Times Media
Updated: March 27, 2013 6:23AM
FOX LAKE — Fire that gutted a downtown furniture store over the weekend remains under investigation.
The cause has yet to be determined, but damage was estimated at $80,000 at the Furniture Doctor Shop, 34 E. Grand Avenue.
Fox Lake Fire Department firefighters were called to the shop at 1 a.m. Saturday and nobody was at the store at the time.
The building has been red-tagged and cannot be occupied until repairs are made, according to a fire department spokesman.