Fire Fighting in Canada

Ottawa apartment fire leaves man dead

Ottawa - One man is dead after a fire early Wednesday at an apartment building in west-end Ottawa.

April 29, 2015 
By The Canadian Press

Firefighters were called to the building (at 1330 Richmond Rd.) just after 1 a.m. after smoke was seen on the fifth floor.

Smoke was discovered coming from one unit and firefighters forced their way in and found a man without vital signs.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

There was no immediate word on the cause of the fire.


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