Monthly Archives: December 2010

December 2010

Vents blocked by snow can cause fatalities

December 8th, 2010|


All that white stuff can unleash a deadly killer: carbon monoxide.

Fire and Union Gas officials are warning Londoners to keep their natural gas vents free from mounting snow drifts.

A blocked vent can lead to a buildup of the odourless killer, ending in death.

Case in point was Elgin Hall, a student residence at the University […]

Fire at London Police Headquarters

December 3rd, 2010|

King Street between William and Adelaide is closed this morning after a fire at the London Police headquarters.

The London Fire Department was called to the scene around 3 a.m after smoke was reported coming from a storage garage containing a bomb disposal truck and small amounts of explosives.

Police say the fire started inside the […]