Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service responds to a fire on Balmoral Street

Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service responds to a fire on Balmoral Street

Released: 8:06 a.m.

Winnipeg, MB – At 10:38 p.m. on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, the Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service (WFPS) responded to reports of a fire in a three-storey building in the 500 block of Balmoral Street.

When crews arrived on scene, they encountered smoke coming from the building. Crews launched an offensive attack, declaring the fire under control at 10:51 p.m.

Paramedics assessed one patient on scene and no transportation to hospital was required. The cause of the fire is under investigation. No damage estimates are available.