Central York Fire Services Incident Report
Incident Type: Working Fire
Date: August 31, 2020
Time: 6:03 a.m.
Address / location of incident: Engelhard Drive, Aurora
Description:

Central York Fire Services (CYFS) was dispatched to a business in reports of an oven fire.

On arrival, crews reported smoke visible from the roof and the call was upgraded to a working fire.

The fire in the oven was quickly extinguished. Crews had to evacuate large volumes of smoke and ensure there was no fire extension.
No injuries or environmental impacts to report.

CYFS worked in collaboration with York Regional Police, York Paramedic Services and Enbridge.

Richmond Hill and East Gwillimbury provided station coverage under the mutual aid agreement.

Cause of incident: The cause of the fire was from an oven fire.
Casualties / Injuries: No injuries.
Community Impact: No impact to the community.
Resources Used: CYFS had 6 trucks, one Command vehicle, 31 firefighters and one Chief Officer on scene.

For more information or fire prevention and fire safety, please visit cyfs.ca.

For more information contact: Fire Chief Ian Laing, 905-895-9222 / 905-716-1791