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May 2014

Dairy Farm Fire in South London Still Smouldering, Cause Unknown

May 30th, 2014|

It’s no longer a raging fire, but smoke coming from a property south of the 401 was still visible Friday morning as London firefighters remain at the scene, dousing hot spots.

The blaze began late Wednesday night, around 9:30 p.m., inside a hay storage warehouse at London Dairy Farm on Old Victoria Road.

More than 36 […]

Fires Break Out at EMDC After Corrections Minister Comments in Legislature

May 30th, 2013|

Hours after NDP Leader Andrea Horwath questioned why the Liberals haven’t addressed the situation at the Elgin Middlesex Detention Centre and other jails in the province, a lockdown followed at the prison along with numerous fires.

Corrections Minister Madeline Meilleur had responded to Horwath’s inquiry by saying they had a 12 point plan laid out, […]

One man killed, 13 escape Carig Street apartment fire

May 30th, 1991|

City hall officials say the three-storey building in which David Brian Campbell died contained an illegal number of apartments.
By Nancy LoaneThe London Free Press

A fire early Wednesday in a south London house killed one man and sent tenants from the six other apartments in the house scrambling to safety.

Killed in the 2 a.m. fire […]