Section of Highway 37 in Belleville closed after house fire

Belleville fire and police responded to a structure fire in the early hours of May 8 at Highway 37 and Harmony Road. – Submitted photo

UPDATE: Belleville structure fire happened at same residence as April 29 shooting: police

At about 4 a.m. on the morning of Wednesday, May 8, the Belleville Fire Department and the Belleville Police Service responded to a structure fire on Highway 37 at Harmony Road, Thurlow Township.

As a result, Highway 37 between Harmony Road and Ritz Road is currently closed, and expected to remain so for a lengthy period.

“Motorists are also advised to be aware of fire tanker traffic to and from the scene,” says a media release from Belleville police.

Police did not immediately say whether or not there are any injuries in this fire. Quinteist has reached out for more information.

Quinteist has also reached out to Belleville police to confirm that this fire is considered suspicious, as well as any connection between it and an incident of shots being fired into a residence at the same location last week. Information will be updated as it is made available.

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