On June 21, 2016, at 10:25 p.m., members of the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Elliot Lake Fire Department responded to a fire at an apartment complex in the City of Elliot Lake.
Residents from the neighboring units were cleared from the property. The Elliot Lake Fire Department and the Ontario Fire Marshall Emergency Management are continuing the investigation into the cause of the fire.
There were no injuries and no loss of life. Victim Crisis Assistance and Referral Service (VCARS) and the Red Cross are assisting with the displaced families.