Sunday fire destroys the Lone Oak office

A fire early Sunday morning destroyed the office building at Lone Oak Campsite off Route 44 in North Canaan. Photo by Jonathan Barbagallo

NORTH CANAAN — A fire on Sunday morning, Feb. 5, destroyed the 50-year-old office building at the Lone Oak Campsite. Firefighters were able to stop the blaze before it destroyed the newer section, built in 1986, that houses the store, the nightclub and the recreation area.

Barry Brown, a co-owner of the campsite with his brother Peter, praised the firefighters for their quick response. 

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