Emergency crews have been referred to as to a home hearth in southeast Edmonton round time for dinner Sunday evening within the Silver Berry neighbourhood.
Six individuals and a canine have been pressured to evacuate the house at 32 Avenue and 25 Avenue when the hearth began round 6:00 p.m.
Fireplace crews have been on scene inside two minutes of the decision coming in.
“It’s severely broken,” mentioned District Chief Chuck Cartier concerning the properties situation.
When firefighters arrived on scene the again of the house was absolutely concerned and crews labored to cease the flames from spreading to neighbouring homes.
“As a result of the properties are so shut collectively the flames have been impeding on the house on to the west,” mentioned Cartier. “That was one of many issues they bought on instantly.”
Cartier mentioned it seems that some siding was broken on the close by dwelling however firefighters have been in a position to cease the flames from spreading.
In complete, 28 firefighters have been referred to as to battle the flames.
The reason for the hearth and the extent of the harm are underneath investigation.