Monthly Archives: March 2016

March 2016

CTV London: Walking Bridge Rescue

March 30th, 2016|

Rescue crews save woman from Prevost walking bridge over the Thames River.

Source: CTV London: Walking Bridge Rescue | CTV London News

Woman drowns in pool

March 25th, 2016|

An adult woman drowned in a pool at an apartment building in London on Friday.

Paramedics and police converged on the pool at 744 Proudfoot Lane about 2 p.m.

The woman was transported to hospital, but declared dead.

London police Const. Chris Stumpf said police are continuing to investigate the drowning.

Source: Woman drowns in pool | the […]

Thanks Julianne, Tracy & LFD

March 25th, 2016|

Thanks Julianne,Tracy & LFD for your participation & support w/the @HamRdHealthFair! @LPFFA @LondonFireBuff #LdnOnt

Clocks & Detectors

March 13th, 2016|

Not completely sure how to test your detector ask your local Fire Fighter.

Firefighter taking training around the world

March 12th, 2016|

Working with GlobalFire, a national charity that helps with training and disaster relief in Third World countries, Fire Fighter Geilen has travelled to both the Philippines and Dominca, bringing aid to those in need.

Check your Smoke Detector

March 9th, 2016|

Keep your home safe this March Break. Have mom and dad Test your Smoke and CO alarms today.

After the Fire – Oxford St W

March 9th, 2016|

Cooking Fire Causes Extensive Damage

March 9th, 2016|

A cooking fire sent one person to hospital and caused extensive damage to a home west of downtown London Tuesday night. Damage is estimated to be around $150,000.

House Fire – Oxford St W

March 8th, 2016|

Firefighters on scene of house fire at Oxford St. W and Fernley Ave.

A great day teaching…

March 7th, 2016|

Having a great day teaching kids at the safety village about the importance of being safe from fire

Electrical fire at home causes $400,000 damage

March 6th, 2016|

A fire at a residence late Friday on Morgan Crescent caused extensive damage.

Separate fires leave man with burns and force a tenant from apartment

March 5th, 2016|

Two fires Friday in London left one man with second-degree burns and left a tenant displaced.

‘After the Fire’ – Mendip Cres & Kent St 

March 5th, 2016|

Fire crews in the areas of Mendip Cres & Kent St this weekend talking about fire safety.

$400,000 Fire on Morgan Crescent

March 4th, 2016|

“We have major structural damage to the floor joists on the first floor, and then the fire chased up into the walls. So we’ve got structural damage in the walls, smoke damage occurred throughout the home due to the massive amount of fire that occurred in the basement,” said Platoon Chief Kirk Loveland.

Restaurant damaged in fire

March 4th, 2016|

A London restaurant sustained about $75,000 in damage in a fire Friday night that was discovered by a tenant in a second floor apartment.

Firefighters were called to the Campus Hi Fi restaurant at 736 Richmond St. about 11 p.m. and found heavy smoke coming from rooftop vents and the rear area of the restaurant.

Crews […]

Diner Damaged By Fire

March 4th, 2016|

Damage is estimated at $70,000 after a fire in a Richmond St. diner.

Fire crews were called to the Campus Hi-Fi restaurant around 11pm on Friday. A tenant of an apartment on the second floor reported smoke coming from the floor vents. Firefighters arrived to find smoke billowing from the building’s roof vents and at […]

$75k Blaze Damages Richmond Diner

March 4th, 2016|

The cause of a serious late night fire at a Richmond Row staple remains under investigation, and damage has been pegged at $75,000, fire officials say.

Fire crews were called to Campus Hi-Fi on Richmond St. just south of Oxford St. around 11 p.m. Friday after a tenant in the apartment above the restaurant reported […]

Man burned in kitchen fire

March 4th, 2016|

A London man suffered burns to his face, arm and hand after he tried to take a pot of burning cooking oil to his apartment balcony.

London firefighters were called to 700 Wonderland Rd. N. about 3:30 p.m. after the fire broke out in the kitchen, damaging the range hood and the cupboard.The man who lives there […]

SUV slams into house

March 3rd, 2016|

The occupants of an SUV that plowed into a west London home Thursday were lucky to escape unscathed, say emergency responders.

Fire Truck clipped on 401

March 2nd, 2016|

NEW: #ldnont Fire Truck clipped. car hit & Transport off road @ #401 Col.Talbot. Clearing now.All fine. @CTVLondon

Source: @SeanIrvine | NEW: #ldnont Fire Truck clipped