Saskatoon

Fire causes estimated $100K damage at Market Mall Dollarama in Saskatoon

Firefighters were able to quickly get the Wednesday morning blaze under control, says the Saskatoon Fire Department. An investigator with the fire department is looking into the cause.

Those inside evacuated the store and gathered at muster points, fire department says

The Saskatoon Fire Department was called about the fire at Market Mall on Wednesday at 9:25 a.m. CST. (Saskatoon Fire Department)

A fire at the Dollarama in Market Mall has caused an estimated $100,000 in damages, according to the Saskatoon Fire Department.

The department was called about the fire at 9:25 a.m. CST on Wednesday.

When crews arrived they saw smoke and fire coming from the building and the sprinkler system had been activated.

Those inside evacuated the store and gathered at muster points, the department says.

Firefighters were able to quickly get the blaze under control and it was fully extinguished by 10:15. The fire department said neither the fire nor smoke reached other parts of the mall.

An investigator with the fire department is looking into the cause.

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