Three folks required medical consideration due to a fireplace at a central Edmonton house constructing that police mentioned was being handled as suspicious.
Shortly after 7 p.m. Friday, Edmonton police and firefighters responded to a report of a suspicious fireplace inside an house constructing close to 117 Avenue and 108 Avenue.
Edmonton Fire Rescue Services mentioned the flames had been contained to a single unit, though the entire constructing was evacuated.
Police mentioned three folks had been handled for minor accidents. The fireplace was introduced beneath management inside quarter-hour, EFRS mentioned.
The trigger is unknown presently, however police mentioned its officers had been aiding with the investigation “because the circumstances look like suspicious in nature.”
The areas between 116 and 117 streets, in addition to 108 and 109 avenues, had been closed to drivers Friday night time because the investigation continued.
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