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Firefighters investigate after Bay Indies clubhouse catches fire in Venice

Venice Fire
Posted at 10:49 AM, Mar 15, 2023
and last updated 2023-03-15 12:02:02-04

VENICE, Fla. — An early morning fire spreads to a nearby home in Venice.

On Wednesday morning the Venice Fire Rescue, along with Nokomis and Sarasota County fire departments and Venice Police, responded to a structure fire at the Bay Indies clubhouse in the 900 block of Bay Indies Boulevard.

Firefighters say there was a second fire that started at a nearby manufactured home on Questa Avenue when embers landed on the roof.

The woman who lived in the home ran outside and called 9-1-1.

Firefighters were called out shortly after 5 a.m.

No injuries were reported.

The cause of the blaze at the clubhouse is unknown at this time.

The state fire marshal is investigating.