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No injuries after George Street apartment fire in Peterborough

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No injuries after George Street apartment fire in Peterborough
No injuries were reported after a building fire on George Street early Monday – Dec 6, 2022

No injuries were reported following a fire at an apartment building in Peterborough early Monday.

According to Peterborough Fire Services, around 2:20 a.m., crews responded to reports of smoke in a building on George Street.

Crews arrived at the scene and saw smoke on the third floor, said acting captain Jude Rutland.

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Tenants were already evacuating the building by the time firefighters arrived.

Firefighters located a fire in one apartment and extinguished it before it was able to spread further.

Damage is estimated at $75,000.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation, Rutland said.

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