Wellington Street Fire – Update with Video

Images from the Fire on Wellington Street East in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, January 30, 2021 - (Dan Gray-SaultOnline.com)

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – February 1, 2021 – On Saturday, January 30th, 2021, shortly before 7:00a.m., Sault Ste. Marie fire crews received a call of a reported residential fire in the downtown area of the city.

Sault Fire Service crews responded to a fire in a multi-unit residential dwelling in the 0-100 block of Wellington Street East. The crews were able to contain and extinguish the fire.

Further investigation revealed the fire was a result of combustible materials in close proximity to a baseboard heater.

There is significant damage to the dwelling. There were no injuries to report.