Fire department busy this morning

Significant damage by fire.

The Swift Current Fire Department has released details with regard to a fire that occurred at a row of garages behind an apartment building. 

The Swift Current Fire Department received a call at 9:20 a.m. on Dec. 8 of a vehicle fire, which was located in a storage garage on the 500 block of Robert Street East.

The fire department responded with four vehicles and 14 personnel to the call. The fire spread to the building structure, but was limited to a single rental unit.

The RCMP assisted with scene and traffic control to keep citizens safe and to allow the firefighters to quickly extinguish the fire.

The fire department investigated the cause of the fire and it was determined to be accidental in nature.

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