A fire that occurred in an apartment building in the city’s east end was due to improper disposed of smoking material, Sault Ste Marie Fire Services reports.
Saultonline, was on the scene at the fire on Huntington Park just after 6pm last night. Crews were able to contain and extinguish the fire. While, there is extensive damage to the unit no injuries were reported.
“Smoking materials need to be disposed of properly to prevent fires from happening,” said Fire Prevention Officer Carlo Provenzano, “As a reminder to all citizens, please take the time to properly dispose of smoking materials by dowsing them with water or having a metal container filled with sand to extinguish them properly.”
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