Crews responding to multiple-alarm fire in Hamilton


Published January 23, 2021 at 5:52 pm

Hamilton Fire is responding to a multiple-alarm structure fire at an apartment building in central Hamilton this evening.

The fire was reported at 5:35 p.m. at 50 Cathcart St, near the intersection of Wilson St and Wellington St North.

“The fire has been knocked down and crews are ventilating,” Hamilton Fire reports.

Three tenants from the building are currently being tended to by paramedics for smoke inhalation, including one with minor burns to their hands.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.

Photo courtesy of Hamilton Fire

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