Fire destroys Hunts garage on Sunday
The Drumheller Fire Department responded to a garage fire at 204 9th Ave South East in Drumheller Sunday afternoon. Firefighters arrived on scene shortly after 4:30 p.m., on Sunday, July 31, to find the two-car garage fully involved. Deputy Chief Duane Bolin said the department responded with Unit 1 and 2 and their rescue truck.
They quickly put out the fire, but not before it destroyed the garage and contents. EMS was on scene, however, there were no injuries. Smoke from the fire was seen throughout the valley, and witnesses who arrived on scene said they heard an explosion. The fire was contained to the one structure, however, there may be some heat or smoke damage to neighbouring properties.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
The Drumheller Fire Department responded shortly after 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 31 to a garage fire on 9 Avenue South East. The department quickly put out the flames, however, the garage and contents were destroyed.