January 2018

Old North house fire

January 4th, 2018|

CTV-London & Citizen footage of a house fire in Old North on Colborne St.

None hurt in triplex blaze

January 4th, 2018|

Nobody was injured in fire at a London triplex early Wednesday.

Firefighters were called to at 762 Colborne St., near Oxford Street, at 4:30 a.m.

The fire, which isn’t believed to be suspicious, started in the attic, said deputy fire chief Jack Burt.

All residents were able to safely escape the home. Firefighters remained at the scene […]

Fire Photos

January 3rd, 2018|

PHOTOS: House fire on Colborne Street in #ldnont today tackled quickly by @lpffa. @AM980News reporting no injuries and cause likely electrical in nature pic.twitter.com/t79rbUma9Z
— Ross Howey (@RossHoweyPhoto) January 4, 2018

Source: Twitter | @RossHoweyPhoto

Hully Gully fire cause ‘undetermined’

January 3rd, 2018|

Fire officials are unable to determine what started a massive blaze that caused up to $2.5 million in damage at a London recreational vehicle dealership.

An early morning fire Dec. 28 destroyed a building housing two service bays at Hully Gully at 1705 Wharncliffe Rd. South.

Ontario Fire Marshal officials have completed their probe and ruled the cause to […]

December 2017

Hully Gully fire toll could hit $2.5M

December 29th, 2017|

Damage from an early morning blaze at a southwest London recreational vehicle dealer could be as much as $2.5 million, a fire official says.

Flames ripped through a storage building at Hully Gully on Wharncliffe Road South near Wonderland Road, destroying the building and several vehicles inside it.

Damage to the building that housed two service […]

Great job!

December 28th, 2017|

“We are so thankful that the London Fire Department was able to be here and contain the fire to the one building, with no damage at all to our main store,” said the owner of Hully Gully.

Firefighter Hurt Battling Hully Gully Blaze

December 28th, 2017|

A London firefighter was hurt battling a massive fire that destroyed a storage warehouse at Hully Gully, a large marine and powersports equipment dealer.

The blaze broke out after 4am Thursday inside a rear storage warehouse behind the main building at Wharncliffe Rd. and Wonderland Rd. Flames were seen shooting 30 metres into the air […]

Thank you

December 28th, 2017|

Thank you to the first responders for all their help! And thank you to everyone for all the kind words during this difficult time https://t.co/lpuAcwAnlR
— Hully Gully (@hullygullystore) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @HullyGullyStore

FF released from hospital

December 28th, 2017|

We are happy to report our FF has been released from hospital. Thanks to all who sent well-wishes, thoughts & prayers. @LPFFA @JackBurt13 https://t.co/AjhUZmFOO9
— Lori (@Hamertime436) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @Hamertime436

Majority knocked down

December 28th, 2017|

Majority of the fire @hullygullystore has been knocked down by fire crews. Three aerial units along with additional hand lines being used on hot spots. Still heavy smoke coming off this fire. Please avoid the area! @LPFFA @Hamertime436 @CityofLdnOnt pic.twitter.com/jno5Bqpls5
— Jack Burt (@JackBurt13) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @JackBurt13

UPDATE: 3 Alarm Fire at Hully Gully

December 28th, 2017|

VIDEO. The latest from scene of a 3 alarm fire at Hully Gully sports in SW #ldnont. Crews cleaning up now. No word on cause. pic.twitter.com/jSk6gHvfRR
— Andrew Lupton (@AndrewLuptonCBC) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @AndrewLuptonCBC

Traffic blocked due to fire

December 28th, 2017|

London police say Northbound Wonderland Rd. South at Wharncliffe Rd. South is closed. All other directions have re-opened. Emergency crews are still on scene. #ldnont https://t.co/r50d0fJKG4 pic.twitter.com/3hI3b7W5NZ
— BlackburnNewsLondon (@BlackburnLondon) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @BlackburnLondon

Early morning fire at Hully Gully

December 28th, 2017|

Fire crews battle an early morning fire at Hully Gully, at the corner of Wonderland Rd and Wharncliffe Rd pic.twitter.com/GCE1qTjDpx
— 980 CFPL London News (@AM980News) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @AM980News

Following Hully Gully Fire

December 28th, 2017|

Fire at Hully gully @CTVNews pic.twitter.com/SJnbBWIuLM
— Sarah Dymond (@sarahkdymond) December 28, 2017

We are following the major fire at the site of Hully Gully at Wharncliffe & Wonderland in London. Follow @CTVLondon @CJBK for updates. https://t.co/z1pIzDkcMb
— sean irvine (@SeanIrvineCTV) December 28, 2017

Source: Twitter | @SeanIrvingCTV

‘My brain is just fried’

December 14th, 2017|

Tenant faces drug charges after London home explosion

The man charged after an explosion at

a London home left three people without a place to live was his tenant, the now-displaced landlord says.

Homeowner Ed McCleave said the 35-year-old suspect facing drug and arson charges had been his renter for about a year and a half.

Emergency responders […]

3 fires, 24 hours: Investigation of blazes that sent 3 to hospital

December 10th, 2017|

London police and fire investigate blazes that sent 3 to hospital
Three fires in 24 hours kept London police officers and fire crews busy.

Both organizations are currently involved in three different fires that happened between Friday evening and Saturday morning.

First, on Friday evening there was a fire at 216 Egerton Street, just north of Trafalgar […]

Update: Egerton Street Fire

December 8th, 2017|

Earlier working fire in the basement of a fourplex on Egerton Street in London. 2 people rescued by firefighters, critical injuries. One firefighter also injured. OFM notified. @LPFFA @JackBurt13 @MLPS911 @_rossnichols
— DR (@Media371) December 9, 2017

Source: Twitter | @Media371

Pair critically hurt amid string of fires

December 8th, 2017|

A man and woman were in critical condition Saturday after one of three fires to strike London in fewer than 24 hours, the other two blazes drawing suspicion from investigators.

A 57-year-old man and 40-year-old woman pulled from apartments at 214 Egerton St. Friday evening were stabilized overnight at a London hospital but still in […]

Firefighters issue appliance warning

December 4th, 2017|

Firefighters are cautioning the public after a dishwasher possibly under recall is suspected of starting a recent blaze at a southwest London home.

London firefighters were called to a condo where they saw smoke coming from around the dishwasher, which had been running. One of the residents shut off power to the home before fleeing, […]

November 2017

Illegal cigarettes led to fatal fire

November 18th, 2017|

London Fire brass sound alarm over contraband cigarette dangers after latest fatal blaze

After a second death this year from careless smoking in London, one of the city’s firefighting officials says he’s had enough.

More than 20 fires have been caused by careless smoking in 2017 in London alone — and three of the last four […]