On June 26th at 2:54 a.m. the North Battleford Fire Department were dispatched to a reported structure fire at 941-111th Street. The fire started in a half ton truck and spread to a detached double garage. The truck was underneath power supply lines, leading the fire to cause a power outage for the block. Two pumpers, three utility vehicles and 14 firefighters including two Chief Officers were on scene. RCMP, WPD and SaskPower supported the North Battleford Fire Department on scene.
A second minor incident was reported and dealt with by the fire department at the same time. Crews were on scene for over two hours to contain, control and extinguish the fire. There were no civilian injuries reported at the incident. The fire was contained to the garage area and truck with extensive damage to the building and its contents.
The fire is currently under investigation.
For more information:
Trevor Brice, Fire Chief / Director of Protective Services
306-445-1779 | firstname.lastname@example.org