Eastern Shore Yacht and Country Club destroyed by fire

Posted at 11:28 AM, Dec 27, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-27 12:57:44-05

MELFA, Va. – A fire destroyed a country club December 23, according to the Onancock Volunteer Fire Department.

Firefighters operated with surrounding companies to put the fire out.

The commercial structure fire destroyed the Eastern Shore Yacht and Country Club, firefighters said.

The club was founded in 1960 and has 125 acres in the bend of Pungoteague Creek.

Officials have not released information on any possible injuries.