Northbound Gladstone Street between Sutherland Avenue and Disraeli Freeway will be closed to traffic from October 3 to 10

Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service Responds to fire under Osborne Street Bridge

Released: 9:09 a.m.

Winnipeg, MB – At 7:43 a.m. on October 2, 2019, the Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service (WFPS) responded to reports of a fire under the Osborne Street Bridge. Upon arrival, crews encountered heavy black smoke. Crews launched an offensive attack, and quickly extinguished the fire, declaring it under control at 8:09 a.m.

One patient was assessed on scene by paramedics. No other injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Northbound Gladstone Street between Sutherland Avenue and Disraeli Freeway will be closed to traffic from October 3 to 10

Motorists should use alternate routes and allow additional travel time

Released: 1:30 p.m.

Winnipeg, MB – Northbound Gladstone Street between Sutherland Avenue and Disraeli Freeway will be completely closed to traffic starting Thursday, October 3 at 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Thursday, October 10 for water services repairs. As part of this closure, the ramp to Gladstone Street from northbound Disraeli will also be completely closed due to the work on Gladstone; however, access to northbound Disraeli, from Gladstone Street, will remain open.

Pedestrian access will be maintained. Motorists are encouraged to use alternative routes during this time.

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