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Fire Evacuates Apartment Building in Westwood

April 12, 2015 8:59 PM | News


Westwood Apartment Fire

Firefighters tend to an apartment fire at Westwood Estates in St. James on Sunday, April 12, 2015. (ELISHA DACEY / METRO WINNIPEG)

WINNIPEG — A Westwood apartment building was evacuated Sunday after fire ripped through a suite and damaged at least one other.

Fire crews were called to Westwood Estates at 429 Westwood Drive just before 7 p.m.

Residents were evacuated and sought shelter at a nearby church and in a Major Incidents Response Vehicle.

The cause of the fire and an estimate on damages was not immediately available.

— Staff


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