Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service Update: Burrows Avenue Fire

December 30, 2018


Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service Update: Burrows Avenue Fire

Released: 1:47 p.m.

Winnipeg, MB – At 5:30 p.m. on December 29, 2018, Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service crews responded to reports of fire in a vacant one and half-storey residence in the 600 block of Burrows Avenue. Upon arrival, crews mounted an offensive attack and the fire was declared under control at approximately 6 p.m. Crews then worked to locate and extinguish hot spots. Extensive smoke, fire, and water damage were noted.

The home was unoccupied at the time of the fire. The cause of the fire is under investigation and no damage estimates are available at this time. No injuries were reported.