Fire marshal's office called in after hydro vault fire at Etobicoke high-rise
A fire truck is shown outside an Islington Avenue high-rise early Tuesday morning. Crews battled a hydro vault fire at the building overnight. (Michael Nguyen)
Chris Fox, CP24.com
Published Tuesday, February 5, 2019 6:20AM EST
Last Updated Tuesday, February 5, 2019 7:49PM EST
A high-rise building in Etobicoke was without power and water for at least several hours overnight after a hydro vault fire.
Firefighters were first dispatched to the building on Islington Avenue south of Highway 401 at 1:20 a.m.
Toronto Fire says that crews did not locate any visible smoke upon arrival and were able to quickly knock down the fire.
Officials said the cause of this blaze was a minor hydro vault failure and no damage was sustained.