Thunder Bay Fire Service
THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO November 2, 2019 –(LSN) – At approximately 23:00 November 1, Thunder Bay Fire Rescue crews were called to structural fire in the 200 block of Bethune Street. First arriving crews could observe the smoke from blocks away, causing a second alarm, bringing total trucks responding to be 5 Pumper trucks and one Aerial Ladder, with 22 firefighters.
Fire crews worked through the night to contain this fire to the one structure. Efforts were hampered by the older age and construction type of the home, personal belongings affecting access, and progress of the fire when TBFR was first notified. The fire was brought under control , the cause is unknown and under investigation.
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