Residents evacuated after a fire breaks out at a Mississauga home
Published March 22, 2023 at 1:41 pm
Residents were evacuated after a fire broke out at a Mississauga home.
The fire started around 12:40 p.m. today (March 22) in a backyard of a home in the Paddock Crescent and Bridlepath Trail area of Mississauga, Peel Regional Police say.
Mississauga Fire and Emergency Services said the fire has escalated to a second alarm.
“Fire operations are defensive, with exterior and elevated fire streams being applied,” Mississauga Fire said in a tweet.
The residence, along with surrounding homes, were evacuated, police say.
There were no injuries reported.
Police suggested drivers use alternate routes and avoid the area.
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House fire on Paddock Crescent in the area of Bridalpath Trail and Mississauga Rd.
Fire has escalated to a 2nd alarm.
Fire operations are defensive, with exterior and elevated fire streams being applied.
No injuries are reported at this time.
Please avoid the area. pic.twitter.com/GqcULuVgjB
— Mississauga Fire (@MississaugaFES) March 22, 2023