Estevan Fire Rescue responded to a few calls last week. Fire Chief Rick Davies details those.
November 22 there were reports of a grass fire Southeast of the city. EFR responded and found a small area burning along Highway 18. No injuries or damages were reported. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
At around 7:10 a.m. the same day EFR was dispatched to a residential fire alarm. The alarm was caused by work being done to the structure.
Around 4 a.m. on November 23, EFR responded to a commercial carbon monoxide alarm. Minimal readings of carbon monoxide were detected. Alarm issues were determined as the possible cause.
November 24, around 11:40 a.m., EFR was dispatched to a structure fire. Light smoke was seen throughout the structure and a small kitchen fire in an appliance was dealt with. Crews then ventilated the structure. The exact cause is still under investigation.
At approximately 8:00 p.m. the same day, the EFR was dispatched to a reported multi-vehicle collision involving 3 cars. Incident command arrived on the scene and determined EFR assistance was not required. There were no reported injuries.
Later that evening at around 8:30 p.m., EFR was dispatched to a structure fire crews responded and found a small fire with an electrical appliance occurring. They isolated the power and contained the fire. No injuries were reported with minor damage to the area involved. The exact cause of the fire is still under investigation.
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