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Garage fire

For immediate release: October 12, 2019 - 10:19pm

At approximately 7:54 pm tonight Saskatoon Fire Department received multiple 911 calls reporting a house on fire, further callers clarified that it was a garage on fire.

Three engine companies, one ladder truck, one heavy rescue truck and a battalion chief were immediately dispatched.

Upon arrival the first engine company found a garage fully involved in fire, beside the garage were approximately 40 pallets that were on fire as well. Fire crews preformed a quick attack and were able to get the fire under control in approximately 20 minutes. Fire crews spend the next 40 minutes overhauling the pallets and garage extinguishing hot spots.

No injuries were reported

A fire investigator was called to the scene and the fire is currently under investigation.

Damage is estimated to be $10,000.00