Fire downtown area feb 19th 2012 Geneva St Welland AVE Houses Apartments Burning 10 pm est
click on this link to see the video.
localherbverb789 youtube video taped this
talking to herb today on facebook and he says:
we came back from the Toronto auto show and saw all these cop lights flashing so we decided to check it out
Church and queenston street and then we drove to welland ave and Geneva street
we were parked at the Geneva square. we got back from toronto around 10ish
correction feb 26 2012 335 pm est conversation with herb on facebook who filmed this footage
yes the fire was on north and geneva but we were filming it on church and geneva and then from geneva and welland ave
news updates on this fire
Niagara Regional Police spokesman Paul Day tells Bullet News this morning that the 37-year-old man has been located and is “safe and sound.”
Fire broke out at the complex, located at 55 North St. and 99 1/2 Geneva Street shortly before 9:20 p.m. est
The building had three commercial properties on the main floor facing Geneva Street, one apartment on the main floor facing North Street and three apartments on the second floor. The complex reportedly includes the Golden Brothers Sports Bar.
An official damage estimate has yet to be released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the 1 District criminal investigations branch at 905-688-4111 ext., 4272.
The Ontario Fire Marshals Office and police are investigating and have asked anyone with information about the fire to contact the Niagara Regional Police Service, at 905- 688-4111 ext. 4272.
another news story about this
John Burman Tue Feb 21 2012
Tenant unaccounted for after St. Catharines apartment complex fire
ST. CATHARINES One man is unaccounted for after fire tore through a Geneva Street apartment complex Monday night.
Niagara police said all tenants except one — a 37-year-old man who lived in one of the upper units – have been accounted for following the blaze which began about 9:30 p.m. and was an inferno when fire crews arrived a few minutes later.
the man is now found to be safe and sound.. as of feb 26 2012..