Building Fire on 5th Avenue Northwest

Building Fire on 5th Avenue Northwest

#Swift Current #News

Post Date:03/27/2023 10:51 AM

For Immediate Release
March 27, 2023


SWIFT CURRENT, SK – At 3:52 PM Friday March 24, the Swift Current Fire Department was dispatched to a building fire on 5th Avenue NW. When crews arrived, there was smoke and flames exiting the rear of the building. Crews quickly entered the building and searched for occupants. Finding none, the crews attacked the fire. Homes on both sides of the fire were protected with cooling water and a layer of fire-retardant foam. The involved building received heavy damage.

There were no injuries at this scene and the incident is under investigation.

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For more information, please contact:
Chief Ryan Hunter
City of Swift Current Fire Department
236 Chaplin Street East
Phone:  306-778-2760

For media inquiries, please contact:
Chrissy Carter or Rri Branconnier-Bye
Communications & Stakeholder Relations Team
City of Swift Current
comms@swiftcurrent.ca  

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