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Firefighter hurt battling blaze in N.K. garage

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A Winnipeg firefighter suffered minor injuries following an overnight garage fire in North Kildonan.

The fire occurred in a detached garage at the first 100 block of St. Moritz Road at around 1:40 a.m. this morning. The initial investigation revealed the blaze started from a faulty battery charger.

Damage estimates to the garage and contents are approximately $75,000.

A spokesman with the fire department did not know if the injured firefighter was taken to hospital. The injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

The investigation continues.

 

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