Arbour Lake house fire prompts major response
Firefighters call in additional support to battle blaze in 100 block of Arbour Stone Close N.W.
Calgary firefighters were called to a large fire in an empty house in the 100 block of Arbour Stone Close N.W. Sunday night for a two-alarm blaze.
The call came in at about 7:25 p.m. and, after the initial response, fire officials said additional trucks had to been brought in to battle the flames.
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"Upon arrival it was discovered that the house on fire was in fact abandoned and was not only boarded up but also had a security fence in place," the fire department said in a release.
No injuries were reported and the fire was kept from spreading to neighbouring homes.
The cause of the blaze remains under investigation.