A hearth at a Lethbridge condo complicated that unfold from the second flooring to the roof Friday has displaced each resident within the constructing.
4 hearth stations responded to the blaze at West Highlands Boulevard shortly earlier than eight a.m.
The flames have been totally extinguished shortly after 10 a.m. however all 36 models have been affected, mentioned a launch.
One firefighter was taken to hospital for precautionary measures however is in secure situation.
Crews say the fireplace began on a second flooring balcony, then unfold to the third flooring and attic of the condo complicated.
Residents have been safely evacuated from the constructing however are actually unable to return after the heavy hearth, smoke and water injury.
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The Metropolis of Lethbridge, alongside with Alberta Well being Providers and Canadian Crimson Cross, organized medical wants, transportation and lodging for residents on scene. Anybody who left instantly after evacuation can obtain help by means of the Crimson Cross.
The reason for the fireplace continues to be unknown, however anybody with data or who could have early movies of the fireplace is requested to contact the Lethbridge Hearth Prevention Bureau at 403-320-3811 or [email protected].