A garage razed by flames in Saint-Gédéon

Un garage rasé par les flammes à Saint-Gédéon

A fire that has mobilized twenty fire has completely destroyed a garage in Saint-Gédéon, Lac-Saint-Jean, in the night from Wednesday to Thursday.

The emergency services responded around 1 hour and 20 minutes to attempt to extinguish the blaze, which was reported in a garage industrial the 5th largest in the north-eastern end of the municipality.

Fire from Alma to Métabetchouan-Lac-à-la-Croix and Saint-Bruno has been called in reinforcement by their colleagues from Saint-Gédéon.

“Around 3: 30 am, we had a not bad control of the fire. The damages exceed the 100 000 $ it is certain,” said captain Ted Ratté of the fire department of the City of Alma.

Among the losses, there is a trailer 24 feet long, parts of trucks as well as various pieces of heavy machinery. The commercial garage has also been transformed over the past few years in the warehouse of machinery by the owner, who was outside of the region last night.

A fuel tank which may supply the machinery was also among the rubble.

The Sûreté du Québec came to see the damage during the night. It is the fire department of the City of Alma, who leads the investigation to determine the cause of the fire.

Un garage rasé par les flammes à Saint-Gédéon

THE DAILY, GIMMY DESBIENS

Un garage rasé par les flammes à Saint-Gédéon

THE DAILY, GIMMY DESBIENS

Un garage rasé par les flammes à Saint-Gédéon

THE DAILY, GIMMY DESBIENS

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