Fire destroys lodge on Whiteface Mountain

Fire destroys lodge on Whiteface Mountain
The Mid-Station Lodge at Whiteface Mountain burned Saturday night. (Photo courtesy Norm Coolidge) (Source: WWNY)

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (WWNY) - Fire Saturday night destroyed the Mid-Station Lodge at Whiteface Mountain Ski Area.

Wilmington and Upper Jay volunteer firefighters responded to the blaze, which broke out at 9 PM.

Pictures from the scene showed the lodge gutted by fire. The structure housed a restaurant. No one was injured in the fire.

Whiteface Mountain posted on Twitter that no delays were anticipated for the opening on Sunday with three lifts operating to seven trails.

(Photo courtesy Norm Coolidge)

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