Henry Street Fire
At 4:42 pm on Monday, October 25, 2021, a fire in a residential high-rise in the 100 block of Henry Street triggered a two-alarm response from emergency crews.
When firefighters arrived on scene they located a suite that was fully-involved with flames and smoke. An offensive attack was launched and the fire was declared under control at 5:14 pm.
Crews evacuated residents in the building, No injuries were reported.
Once the building was ventilated most residents were able to return to their suites.
Nairn Avenue Fire
Minutes before 7;00 pm firefighters responded to a fire in a vacant one-and-a-half storey house in the 400 block of Nairn Avenue.
The fire was well-involved when crews arrived on the scene. A defensive attack was launched due to unsafe conditions in the building. Firefighters used a ladder truck and landlines to attack the blaze.
Neighbouring homes were evacuated as a precaution. No injuries were reported.
Firefighters are expected to remain on scene well into the night.
The cause of both fires are under investigation.
– – with files from Reid Legary
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