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Fire Crews Respond Residential Electrical Fire

November 23, 2018

On November 21, 2018, Sault Ste. Marie fire crews received a call of a residential fire in the city's west-end. Shortly before 5 p.m., fire crews responded to a fire in a single family dwelling located in the 300 block of First Avenue.

Upon arrival heavy black smoke was emitting from the eaves and vents in the roof of the dwelling. Fire crews were able to contain the fire. PUC and Union Gas were also called to the scene.

Further investigation revealed the fire originated from a faulty electrical connection in the wall.

The fire is not considered to be suspicious in nature. There is extensive fire damage to the residence. There were no injuries to report.
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