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Structure Fire on Morgan St. in Ridgetown

Date of Incident: 2021-12-17

Time of Call: 14:55

Address of Incident: 27 Morgan St. Ridgetown

Responding Stations:
               Station #11 - Ridgetown

Type of Incident: Structure Fire

Type of Building: Storage Building

Approximate Loss: 300000

Cause: Accidental

Comments on cause: Firefighters from Station 11 were dispatched to a smoke investigation at 27 Morgan Street in Ridgetown. Upon arrival, they were met with smoke and flames visible from the storage building. The crews initiated an offensive attack. There was a quick knockdown of the fire, but contents within the building continued to smoulder which made complete extinguishment difficult. There were no injuries reported.

Educational Messaging:

Protect your family from fire and carbon monoxide by having working smoke alarms on every level of your home and working CO alarms outside all sleeping areas (if your home has any fuel-burning appliances, a fireplace, or an attached garage).
Name of Person Releasing Information: Whitney Burk

Name of Contact Person For More Information: Whitney Burk

Phone Number: 519-436-3270