Ottawa Fire Service received a 911 call at 6:12pm from the occupant stating there was a fire in their attached garage. Flames were visible by Ottawa Fire crews could see flames visible in the garage upon arrival and declared a working fire at 6:17pm.
Ottawa Fire crews quickly knocked down the fire, preventing the fire from spreading to the house. The fire was declared under control at 6:35PM. A loss stopped was declared at 6:47PM.
There are no reported injuries at this time. An Ottawa Fire Investigator will not be required to attend for this incident.
We would like to thank the following agencies who collaborated with us to manage this incident: •Ottawa Paramedic Service •Enbridge •Ottawa Police Service •Ottawa Hydro. Our work together is based on trust, cooperation and a group commitment to service excellence and safety.
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