Kenora Fire and Emergency Services are at the scene of a fire on Mathewson Street in downtown. 

The call came in approximately 2:07am. OPP, fire and ambulance responded to the call.

"We're asking people to stay away from the area so fire crews can continue their work," said OPP Inspector Jeff Duggan.

"The cause of the fire is still under investigation. We have contacted the Ontario Fire Marshall's office and we're also asking anyone with information to contact the OPP," Duggan added.

Expect traffic delays throughout the morning as crews work on the fire.  


photo below: Tim Armstrong