October 2017

Pedestrian killed near busy intersection

October 11th, 2017|

A pedestrian was killed Wednesday morning when she was struck by a vehicle north of the busy intersection of Commissioners and Wharncliffe roads.

The woman tried to cross Wharncliffe where there is no traffic signal or crosswalk while it was still dark and raining about 6:45 AM, London police Const. Sandasha Bough told The Free […]

Pedestrian killed in 2 vehicle MVC

October 11th, 2017|

Woman dies of her injuries after being hit by two vehicles

A woman is dead after she was struck by two vehicles early Wednesday morning.

The collision occurred on Wharncliffe Road just north of Commissioners Road around 6:45 a.m.

The woman was rushed to hospital where she died of her injuries.

Police have shut down a portion of […]

Fire at  seniors building sends 1 to hospital

October 10th, 2017|

Fire at Base Line Road seniors apartment building sends 1 to hospital
One person was taken to hospital for burns to their hands and arms following a fire on Sunday at a public housing high-rise in the city’s southwest, fire officials said.

Crews responded to the scene at 30 Base Line Road West around 9 p.m. […]

Vehicles heavily damaged after crash in the city

October 9th, 2017|

Vehicles were heavily damaged and one person had minor injuries following a crash at Manning and Wonderland.

Source: CTV London: Two-vehicle crash | CTV London News

Firefighters battle apartment blaze

October 8th, 2017|

Firefighters battle blaze in apartment building on Baseline

A fire Sunday night on Baseline Road closed a section of the road as crews fought the blaze.

Firefighters were called to an apartment building at 30 Baseline Road around 9 p.m.

Residents gathered outside the building as firefighters attended to the fire.

A ladder was extended up to the […]

Cooking fire damage two homes

October 8th, 2017|

London firefighters were called to a fire on Renny Crescent Sunday.

Crews were battling a shed fire that broke out just before 1 p.m.

There was heat and smoke damage to the house on the property as a result of the shed fire. A neighbour’s home also had damage.

A fire official said a family was cooking […]

September 2017

Early Morning Fire

September 27th, 2017|

Early morning fire leaves northeast London home heavily damaged
Four people escaped safely after a fire broke out in the living room of a home in Northeast London early Tuesday morning.

Fire crews were called to 11 Wakefield Crescent in the Northridge neighbourhood shortly before 6 a.m. after multiple reports of a fire at the location […]

August 2017

Fire spreads fast, damage tops $1M

August 14th, 2017|

Londoners should heed $1.2-million fire at Lambeth mansion as a safety warning, officials say

In less time than it takes to cook a pizza, a large, two-storey London home was gutted by a fire that left more than $1 million in damage.

Investigators who were probing the Lambeth blaze during the weekend said it’s a reminder of […]

Lost everything after a fire destroyed their home

August 12th, 2017|

A family has lost everything after a fire destroyed their home just weeks after they moved in. @MarekCTV reports.https://t.co/qgFdo9Pp06
— CTV London (@CTVLondon) August 12, 2017

Barker St – Natural Gas Fire

August 9th, 2017|

@LPFFA are at the scene of a fire on Barker St. More tonight on @CTVLondon News at 6 @CJBK @BX93 @VirginRadioLON #ldnont pic.twitter.com/tft4xkpHk0
— CTV London (@CTVLondon) August 9, 2017

Pot operation linked to fire: police

August 8th, 2017|

London man is charged with arson by negligence and drug production in weekend house fire

A man faces drug and arson charges following a fire at an east London house that injured one person.Emergency crews were called to a fire at a home at the intersection of Strand and Oxford streets on Sunday, just before […]

Suspicious fire on Strand Street

August 7th, 2017|

Source: Facebook | CTV London

Police probe house fire

August 6th, 2017|

Police are investigating a suspicious fire that left one man with minor injuries and caused about $60,000 in damages to a house in east London on Sunday.

London Police and London Fire Department were called to a house by the resident, a man, near Strand Street and Oxford Street around 7:50 p.m.

Police say the man […]

July 2017

Pedestrians, struck by car in downtown

July 22nd, 2017|

Pedestrians, one in wheelchair, struck by car in downtown London

Police are investigating after a couple were struck by a vehicle while crossing the street in downtown London.

Emergency crews were called to the intersection of Queens Avenue and Colborne Street at around 8:30 a.m. Friday to reports of two pedestrians, one who was in a […]

Car crashes into front window of northwest business

July 19th, 2017|

Nobody was transported to hospital after a single vehicle crash into a business Wednesday.

It happened around 1 p.m. at a new and recycled medical supply store on Wonderland Road near Fanshawe Park Road.

The car crashed into the front window of the Silver Cross business. There was little damage to the vehicle.

Police are continuing to […]

Teen dies after motorcycle hits hydro pole

July 17th, 2017|

London police are working to piece together the circumstances that led to a fatal motorcycle collision overnight on Ridout Street.

The crash occurred around 1:40 a.m. on Ridout Street just south of Thames Park.

A 17-year-old died in hospital after the motorcycle he was riding hit a hydro pole in the area. Police believe speed was […]

Fatal crash in Old South London

July 17th, 2017|

Emergency crews responded to the area of Ridout Street and Elmwood Avenue in Old South at around 1:40 a.m. after reports of a motorcycle crash.

4 yrs old fell four storeys at Plaza

July 14th, 2017|

Girl, 4, in hospital after falling four storeys at Citi Plaza
Emergency crews rushed a four-year-old girl to hospital after she fell four storeys at Citi Plaza in downtown London Friday afternoon.

It was around 5 p.m. when the girl fell from the top of the escalator down into the parking garage, landing on a concrete […]

London woman charged with arson

July 14th, 2017|

A London woman is charged with setting fire to her own house.

Fire crews were called to 503 Boler Road shortly after 6:30 a.m. Tuesday after a neighbour reported smoke coming from the home.

On Friday, the owner Allison Stacey, 57, has been charged with one count of arson to own property endangering the property of […]

Police investigating serious crash in northwest London

July 14th, 2017|

A 44-year-old man suffered serious injuries after a crash at Oxford and Wonderland on Thursday night.

London police and emergency crews responded to the scene at the intersection at 9:05 p.m. and found a vehicle hit a pole.

According to police, the driver and lone occupant of the vehicle was treated by EMS and transported to […]