OGDENSBURG — A large boathouse on the end of Covington Street was destroyed by fire Tuesday night.

City firefighters were called out just before 9 p.m. and upon arrival found the boathouse fully involved.

Fourth Shift Assistant Chief Raymond LaRock called First Shift firefighters to standby at the station for Shift Four who would be on the scene for an extended period of time, according to a Facebook post by The Ogdensburg Professional Firefighters.

Also on scene were the Ogdensburg Police Department, Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad, County Car 9 and the state Department of Environmental Conservation.

No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire is being investigated.

Johnson Newspapers 7.1

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