Lethbridge Fire and Emergency Services responded to a residential fire in the 1200 block of Lakemount Blvd S. in the early afternoon of Friday, February 19, 2021.
On arrival, firefighters found the rear attached second floor deck on fire. Crews were able to quickly respond, limiting fire and smoke damage into the residence.
A total of three stations responded to the fire with 22 crew. There were no injuries reported and the total damages are estimated at $15,000.
Fire investigators have determined the origin of the fire to be accidental. Lethbridge Fire and Emergency Services would like to remind residents that when extinguishing smoking materials, ensure it is always disposed of properly, in a non-combustible container filled with sand or water.
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