Friday, May 27, 2016
Ontario Hockey Academy fire, Cornwall, Ontario, May 26, 2016
May 27, 2016, Cornwall, Ontario - Ontario Hockey Academy, a hockey prep school, in Cornwall Thursday on fire Thursday evening. No one was injured. According to Women's Hockey coach Brett Anderson, the building that burned was a dormitory that they were just closing for the season. Anderson said he was in the building when the fire broke out on the far side of the building and "filled (the building) with smoke and mist - we tried to put it out initially, see if it was in one of the kid's rooms and now you see what you see." nodding to the flame engulfed structure. Anderson said he did not know yet how the fire started. School was due to close for the season the next day and remaining students were housed in nearby hotels.