Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
Lightningrod

Huge explosion at NRC hydro sub-station causes fire, power outage

Rate this topic:

1 post in this topic

Firefighters respond to a fire at the National Research Council of Canada on Montreal Rd. in Ottawa...

OTTAWA - Firefighters put out a blaze at the National Research Council hydro substation that began late Monday night after an explosion in a hydro vault, according to Ottawa Fire Services.

The call came in at 8:51 p.m. to 1200 Montreal Road for a report of arcing on the vault, which caused a power outage.

There were some power outages in the area.

The last truck to leave the scene was at 6:08 a.m. Tuesday.

The fire is under investigation. No injuries were reported.

 

http://cnews.canoe.com/CNEWS/Canada/2016/12/27/22693066.html

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0