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Fire crews investigating 2 separate blazes overnight in Saskatoon

The Saskatoon Fire Department.
No injuries were reported for either fire and both are under investigation. They are not believed to be connected. File / Global News

Saskatoon firefighters responded to two calls Friday night.

The first was a house fire in the 700 block of Ledingham Place in the Lakewood neighbourhood. It began just before 8 p.m. in the basement and was quickly extinguished, a statement said. The amount of fire damage has not been released.

The fire department told Global News that it was started by a child.

READ MORE: Three overnight fires in Saskatoon

The second fire involved a garage at 2415 Woodward Ave. in Nutana Park. Firefighters were called at approximately 12:15 a.m., and when crews arrived, the structure was engulfed in flames. A damage estimate has not been provided.

No injuries were reported for either fire and both are under investigation. They are not believed to be connected.

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