BREAKING: Pub near Chase goes up in flames

This photo posted to the Copper Island Inn and Pub Facebook page shows the building fully engulfed in flames on Dec. 21, 2017.
Image Credit: FACEBOOK/Janie Huston

CHASE - Crews are battling a fire at a pub just outside of Chase this afternoon.

Images posted to social media within the last hour today, Dec. 21, show the Copper Island Inn and Pub on the Squilax-Anglemont Road in Scotch Creek fully engulfed in flames.

The Scotch Creek Fire Department has not been available to provide more information about the blaze.

There are no details about what caused the fire or how long it has been burning.

We will keep this story updated as more details become available.


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