Monthly Archives: February 2013

February 2013

Fire Fighters Begin 72 Hour Roof Top Camp Out

February 28th, 2013|

Thursday marked the kickoff to the annual London Professional Fire Fighters’ 72 Hour Roof Top Camp Out for Muscular Dystrophy.

For the next three days, eight members of the department will be camping on top of the Covent Garden Market.

Captain Tom Nicholson tells AM980 they are hoping a busy weekend at nearby Budweiser Gardens will […]

Sewage Truck Accident

February 26th, 2013|

Fire Fighters on scene at motor vehicle collision (MVC) involving a City of London sewage truck. Hazardous Materials Truck is called in to help with containment of large volume of leaking fluids.

Guns & Hoses Swim-a-thon

February 21st, 2013|

A reminder of the London Fire vs London Police Annual Guns and Hoses Swim-a-thon tonight at 6:00 pm.

All funds raised go to support the many services provided by the Boys and Girls Club of London.

 

 

Fire Related Incidents in 2012

February 20th, 2013|

Every wondered what or how many "Fires" the LFD responses to?

Thousands in Damage After Apartment Fire in The City’s Northeast End

February 16th, 2013|

There was over $100,000 in damages after an apartment fire in the city’s northeast end on Saturday.

It around 3:00 p.m. when fire crews responded to the scene on Adelaide Street just north of Huron Street.

When they arrived, crews say they found black smoke coming out of an apartment on the 6th floor of a […]

Neighbours help amputee escape fire

February 16th, 2013|

Neighbours carried a friend to safety after a fire that tore through his Adelaide St. apartment left him and his wife homeless.

Fire Crews Douse Blaze In East London Basement

February 12th, 2013|

A midday house fire in London’s east end is not considered suspicious according to London Police.

Officers say they responded to a single-storey home in the area of Cornerbrook and Tweedsmuir Avenue around 11 a.m. Tuesday after a fire broke out in the basement.

Fire crews were able to contain the flames, but just what sparked […]

Emergency crews fight house fire

February 12th, 2013|

While extinguishing a house fire on Cornerbrook Ave, London firefighters had to climb an icy, snow covered roof to ventilate the smoke and heat.