Saskatoon Fire Department News

The Saskatoon Fire Department was called in after an augur truck hit an underground gas line in the Brighton neighbourhood late Tuesday morning.

Fire department responds to gas leak

By 650 CKOM June 13, 2017 - 1:22pm Updated: June 13, 2017 - 1:22pm

The Saskatoon Fire Department responded to a natural gas leak on Tuesday.

Firefighters were called out around 11:45 a.m. to 526 Underhill Link, in the city's Brighton...

A fire at an apartment building May 21, 2017 caused an estimated $330,000 in damage.

Apartments damaged in long weekend fire

By 650 CKOM May 22, 2017 - 6:27am Updated: May 22, 2017 - 6:27am

With bright flames and heavy smoke billowing from two apartment balconies, Saskatoon Fire got several 911 calls Sunday evening.

Around 6:50 p.m. multiple crews arrived...

Firefighters and paramedics were rushed out to 829 48th Street East on Wednesday  after 28 people were  exposed to carbon monoxide.

Workers exposed to carbon monoxide at Saskatoon business

By 650 CKOM May 4, 2017 - 6:02am Updated: May 4, 2017 - 6:03am

Emergency crews responded to a carbon monoxide scare in Saskatoon's north end.   Paramedics and firefighters rushed to Specialty Distributing at 829 48th Street East around 2 p...

The Saskatoon Fire Department was called out to five separate blazes in the Stonebridge neighbourhood between 2 and 4 a.m. on April 7, 2017.

Investigation underway into series of fires in Stonebridge

By 650 CKOM April 7, 2017 - 9:59am Updated: April 7, 2017 - 1:33pm

The Saskatoon Fire Department and the Saskatoon Police Service are working to figure out what was behind a rash of fires early Friday morning.

Crews were called out to...

Saskatoon firefighters responded to a blaze at 201 Avenue J North Sunday evening.

Crews handle fire at Westmount home

By 650 CKOM March 13, 2017 - 7:34am Updated: March 13, 2017 - 7:35am

Saskatoon firefighters were called out to a blaze at a home in the Westmount neighbourhood.

Crews arrived at 201 Avenue J North shortly after 6:15 p.m. to find smoke...

Saskatoon Fire Department told 650 CKOM on March 10, 2017 measuring ice thickness isn't enough to ensure safety after a warm February.

Saskatoon Fire Department warning public about ice 'anomalies'

By Chris Vandenbreekel March 10, 2017 - 4:38pm Updated: March 10, 2017 - 4:38pm

Despite this week's cold snap, Saskatoon Fire Department is warning residents about the dangers of "rotting" ice.

The department is asking people to stay off any pond or...

Saskatoon firefighters put out a garage fire around 1:40 a.m. Friday.

Crews called out to early morning garage fire in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM February 24, 2017 - 7:35am Updated: February 24, 2017 - 7:35am

The Saskatoon Fire Department responded to a garage fire early Friday morning.

Firefighters were dispatched to 133 Rossmo Road around 1:40 a.m. They arrived to  find...

A 26-year-old man taken to RUH after being extricated from an SUV after a crash on highway 11 Jan. 28, 2017

Collision sends one man to hospital after being pried from an SUV south of Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM January 28, 2017 - 8:44am Updated: January 28, 2017 - 11:58am

An early morning collision Saturday south of Saskatoon trapped a 26-year-old man in an SUV.

Saskatoon fire crews were called to the collision on Highway 11 near...

The Saskatoon Fire Department was called to an apartment block on Avenue X South shortly after 4 a.m. Thursday due to a carbon monoxide leak.

Carbon monoxide scare forces evacuation of Saskatoon apartment building

By 650 CKOM January 26, 2017 - 6:28am Updated: January 26, 2017 - 4:06pm

Thursday morning saw a rough start to the day for people living in an apartment building on Avenue X South.

Firefighters had to be called in shortly after 3:30 a.m. due...

Firefighters were called to this garage on Winnipeg Avenue around 10:40 p.m. Sunday.

Saskatoon fire department deals with garage fire in Meadow Green

By 650 CKOM January 9, 2017 - 7:42am Updated: January 9, 2017 - 7:42am

The Saskatoon Fire Department is still working to figure out what caused a garage fire on Sunday night.

Crews were called out to 320 Winnpeg Ave. South around 10:40 p.m...

A man wandered out onto the ice over the South Saskatchewan River around 3 p.m. on Jan. 5, 2017.

Man safe after pulling himself from South Saskatchewan River ice break

By 650 CKOM January 5, 2017 - 5:05pm Updated: January 5, 2017 - 5:05pm

Saskatoon Fire Department is reminding residents to avoid the ice on the South Saskatchewan River after a man ventured out Thursday afternoon.

The departments says they...

Fire officials say an electrical problem led to an attic fire in Saskatoon.

Electrical fire leads to severe damage to multi-unit home in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM January 2, 2017 - 6:24pm Updated: January 2, 2017 - 6:24pm

Damage is pegged at nearly $200,000 after a fire in Saskatoon.

Crews were dispatched around 2:00 p.m. Monday and found a single story complex in the 700 block of Avenue...