Bass Lake Bar Destroyed after Fire

Firefighters assess the damage at the Sand Bar

The Sand Bar at Bass Lake was destroyed by an early morning fire on Sunday.

Bass Lake Fire Chief Les Jensen told WKVI that the firefighters were called to the scene at aproximately 4:26 a.m. The structure is a total loss and the Indiana State Fire Marshal’s Office is on the scene investigating what caused the fire.

No one was in the bar at the time of the fire and no injuries were reported. Fire crews battled the blaze for three hours.

The Bass Lake Fire Department was assisted by the Knox-Center Township, Washington Township, Hamlet, and North Judson-Wayne Township Fire Departments.

Photo by Denice Daggett.