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Ottawa couple sues fire department over second barn fire

Aug. 6, 2014, Ottawa - A couple who had two barn fires on their farm in less than 24 hours has filed a lawsuit against Ottawa Fire Services, claiming crews breached a duty to make sure the first fire was fully extinguished and to monitor the property for many hours afterwards. The Ottawa Citizen reports.

August 6, 2014
By The Ottawa Citizen

Aug. 6, 2014, Ottawa – A couple who had two barn fires on their farm in less than 24 hours
has filed a lawsuit against Ottawa Fire Services,
claiming crews breached a duty to make sure the first fire was fully
extinguished and to monitor the property for many hours afterwards. The Ottawa Citizen reports. | READ MORE