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Saskatoon duplex fire considered suspicious, battalion chief says

The Saskatoon Fire Department respond to a house fire on Saturday afternoon on Avenue D North.
The Saskatoon Fire Department respond to a house fire on Saturday afternoon on Avenue D North. Nathaniel Dove / Global News

The Saskatoon Fire Department, police and paramedics responded to a fire in the 1800 block of Avenue D North just after 2:30pm on Saturday afternoon.

All residents of the duplex were safely evacuated and no injuries were reported.

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Fourth Fire Battalion Chief Rob Hogan told Global News that the fire started in the kitchen and is considered suspicious.

An investigation is ongoing.

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