Otter Creek Fire Ruled Accidental 

Investigators have determined that a fire that destroyed a house on Mount Desert Island, was an accident.Crews got the call Friday afternoon when a neighbor reported seeing smoke and flames at the home on Route 3 in the village of Otter Creek.About 30 firefighters from Mount Desert, Bar Harbor, Southwest Harbor, Tremont, and Trenton responded.No one was injured, but the home was destroyed.An exact cause of the fire has not been determined.It was owned by Dennis Smith. His daughter lived there, and she lost almost everything she owned.The Red Cross has provided assistance.