A fire truck ladder extended from the road to the back of the house assisting the responders with a lighting unit. Photos courtesy of Mike Smith.

Photos: Chimney fire doused by Sylvan fire department

Late Monday night, a crew rushed to a residence in Fenwood Close

The Sylvan Lake fire department responded to a chimney fire March 12 just before midnight in Fenwood Close. Responders fed a hose down the chimney to douse the fire apparently caused by a buildup of creosote. The responders were assisted by a lighting unit attached to the fire truck ladder extending from the road to the back of the house where the chimney was located.


Responders on the the roof feeding a hose down the chimney to douse the fire apparently caused by a buildup of creosote. Photos courtesy of Mike Smith.

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