Ten displaced after house fire on Avenue C

Firefighters locate a fire inside a grage filled with items. ©Bob Fitch – 2017


Ten people were displaced including three children after a fire damaged a home in the 2300 block of Avenue C late Sunday night.

A firefighter pulls out some burning articles from a fire in a garage filled with items. ©Bob Fitch – 2017


The fire that was reported just before 11 pm was confined to the garage that was almost filled with various types of items.

It took firefighter some time to remove the items to locate the source of the fire and to make sure it was completely extinguished.

A yard is filled with items removed from a garage fire. ©Bob Fitch – 2017


No one was injured. Crisis Response Ministry was called to the scene to help with housing arrangements for the displaced.