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Calgary firefighters take on large flames, thick smoke at Woodlands fire

Calgary firefighters respond to a fire in the 500 Block of Woodridge Terrace Southwest on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2021. Global News

Calgary fire investigators are working to determine what sparked a blaze in the community of Woodlands on Sunday.

Firefighters were called to a multi-family complex in the 500 block of Woodridge Terrace Southwest at around 8:30 p.m.

Crews found thick black smoke and large flames coming from the window of one of the second-floor units.

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Firefighters worked to extinguish the blaze from the outside of the building before entering the unit and putting out more flames in a bedroom.

The Calgary Fire Department said all four occupants were able to get out safely thanks to working smoke alarms that alerted them to the fire.

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No injuries were reported and the fire department said crews were able to keep flames from spreading to other units.

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