Manitoba

Rooftop blaze at Burger King in Transcona extinguished

Winnipeg firefighters battled a rooftop blaze at a Burger King restaurant in Transcona on Wednesday afternoon.

Rooftop fire was quickly extinguished, said city spokesperson

Burger King fire in Transcona (Video by Nelson Torres)

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Nelson Torres submitted this video of a fire at a Burger King restaurant on Regent Avenue at Stapon Road in Winnipeg's Transcona area. 0:33

Winnipeg firefighters battled a rooftop blaze at a Burger King restaurant in Transcona on Wednesday afternoon.

Crews were called to the Burger King location on Regent Avenue and Stapon Road at around 4:45 p.m.

The fire was in the exterior rooftop exhaust ducting from the kitchen broilers, a City of Winnipeg spokesperson said.

The fire was contained to the ducting and was quickly extinguished, the spokesperson said.

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