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October 2015

Dozens of Residents Displaced by Glen Cairn Apartment Fire

October 17th, 2015|

Dozens of people have been displaced, and nearly two dozen apartments have been damaged following an early morning fire in the Glen Cairn area.

Emergency officials responded to the blaze at 352 Westlake St., near Thompson Rd. and King Edward Ave., at approximately 5:12 a.m. Saturday after a resident called 911 from a pay phone […]

Distracted Cooking To Blame For Simcoe Street, Riverside Drive Fires

October 17th, 2014|

London Fire Department crews are reminding residents to keep an eye on their cooking after two kitchen fires in less than 12 hours caused a total of $57,500 in damages and sent two people to hospital with non-life-threatening burns.

The first fire occurred just after 5 p.m. Thursday on Riverside Drive and resulted in $7,500 […]

One Sent to Hospital, Damage Estimated at $50,000 in SoHo House Fire

October 17th, 2014|

One person was taken to hospital following a house fire early Friday in London’s SoHo District.

Firefighters responded to the single storey, two-unit home on Simcoe Street – between Waterloo and Colborne – around 4:30 a.m. following reports of a kitchen fire.

“There was a fair amount of fire in the cupboard area. The first arriving […]