Structure Fire - 5229 Silverthorn Road

February 4, 2020

On Saturday, February 1st, 2020 at approximately 003:27hrs the Olds Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire at 5229 Silverthorn Road, Olds.
Olds Fire arrived at a working structure fire involving a detached garage and an adjacent vehicle. An offensive fire attack was initiated on the structure and affected exposures. The fire was quickly knocked down and deemed under control within 30 minutes using two engines and an aerial ladder truck with a total of 12 firefighters.
Didsbury Fire was called as mutual aid to support operations and provide crew relief. Crews were on scene for approximately two hours managing the incident. AHS EMS provided an ALS ambulance for firefighter and occupant safety.
There were no reported injuries of any occupants or firefighters. The cause of this fire is currently under investigation.
If anyone has information relating to this incident, we ask that they contact the Olds Fire Department.

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For more information contact:
Justin Andrew
Fire Chief
403-507-4850
JAndrew@Olds.ca