Main Street Reopen After Donut Shop Fire

A firefighter enters a Robin's Donuts in the 1100 block of Main Street after a fire broke out on Thursday, February 2, 2012. (STAN MILOSEVIC / MANITOBAPHOTOS.COM)
A Robin's Donuts and Shoppers Drug Mart on Main Street were evacuated Thursday due to a fire. (STAN MILOSEVIC / MANITOBAPHOTOS.COM)

WINNIPEG — Two businesses in the 1100 block of Main Street were evacuated Thursday afternoon when a fire broke out.

Firefighters responded to the Robin’s Donuts location between Redwood and Mountain Avenues just before 2 p.m. The fire was brought under control and a neighbouring Shoppers Drug Mart was evacuated as a precaution.

Traffic in the area was blocked off by police as emergency personnel tended to the scene.

There were no reported injuries and everyone inside made it out safely.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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