(SHUNIAH, ON) โ€“ย A serious fire has roasted this evening just north of the city.

Shuniah Fire & Emergency Services along with the Ontario Provincial Police responded to the scene of a vehicle fire.


A fifth wheel had been fully engulfed in flames upon firefighters arrival around 7:30 pm this evening.

Initially there was some concern regarding close by structures to the vehicle fire, but the situation was brought under control quickly.


By 7:41 the Shuniah Fire & Emergency Servies said they knocked down the fire and there was no more concern.

The fire was deemed โ€œextinguishedโ€ around 8:15 pm.

The fifth wheel was destroyed.

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(photo shuniah fire & emergency)

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