At approximately 4:15 p.m. on Thursday May 13, 21 fire fighters from four stations attended an apartment fire in the Coalbanks Apartment Building located on 5 Street S.
Firefighters were able to completely extinguished the fire and with the quick actions of the resident and numerous members of Lethbridge Police Service, the cooking fire was contained to just the one apartment unit.
There was substantial damage to the apartment with smoke damage to some of the adjacent rooms. Damage estimate is not available at this time. There were no injuries to residents or any members of protective services.
Warren Keith, Platoon Chief