Cabin destroyed by fire in Port Trevorton
PORT TREVORTON – A cabin was destroyed by fire early this morning in the Port Trevorton area. Fire Chief Doug Lauver says a passing motorists called in the fire at the cabin along Shady Lane , off of Routes 11 and 15, near the Susquehanna River. Lauver said the fire was fully involved when he arrived on the scene. They were able to bring the fire under control quickly but the cabin was destroyed.
A state police fire marshal investigated and ruled the fire undetermined, due to the extent of damage. The cabin was vacant and no injuries were reported. The cabin is owned by Tim and Diane Shaffer of Richfield and damage is estimated at $75,000. (Ali Stevens)