Police And Ontario Fire Marshal Investigating Essex Fire
The scene of a fire on County Rd. 20 in Essex on December 27, 2019 (Photo courtesy of Essex Fire and Rescue via Twitter)

Police are investigating a fire in Essex.
 
Nobody was hurt in the fire, but a barn was gutted and left smouldering Saturday morning.
 
Essex Fire Chief Rick Arnell says he can't discuss the nature of the investigation, but tells AM800 News the OPP and Ontario Fire Marshal's Office are taking the lead moving forward.
 
A damage estimate has yet to be released.