Two vehicles burn in early morning Iqaluit fire
8 firefighters responded to incident around 1:30 a.m., city spokesperson says
Two vehicles were damaged in an early morning fire in Iqaluit Tuesday, according to a city spokesperson.
The Iqaluit Fire Department responded to a report of two vehicles on fire behind the city’s eight-storey building at approximately 1:30 a.m., Aleksey Cameron told Nunatsiaq News in an email.
Eight firefighters were on scene for approximately two hours.
“A third vehicle nearby was prevented from becoming involved, thanks to the quick response and control of the fire by the Iqaluit Fire Department,” Cameron wrote.
She said RCMP also responded to the fire. There were no reported injuries.
In an email to Nunatsiaq News, Iqaluit RCMP said the matter is under investigation.