A fire has destroyed a home in Calgary’s North East.
At 4:10, Saturday afternoon the Calgary Fire Department responded to a house fire on Falton Rise NE.
On arrival crews found a single storey single family home with a large amount of fire and smoke visible. A second alarm was called and a defensive fire attack was implemented.
Four residents including 3 adults and 1 child had safely self evacuated and were not injured but the home was completely destroyed. A short time after arrival, crews were able to bring the fire under control.
When conditions allowed, a search of the home was completed and a free flowing gas line was shut down. Calgary Fire crews remain on scene for the night on fire watch and to investigative the cause of the fire.