Downed hydro line sparks fire
Josh Pringle, CTV Morning Live
Published Monday, April 16, 2018 2:50AM EDT
A downed power line is being blamed for sparking a fire in Ottawa’s west-end.
Ottawa Fire says it received multiple 911 calls just after midnight reporting wires were arching and sparking in the area of Wellington and Island Park.
One resident reported a fire started in the rear area of her house by downed hydro lines. A working fire was declared to deal with the reports of the fire at 379 Island Park Dr.
No injuries have been reported.