Canadian Firefighters Battle Fire at Fiberglass Warehouse

Firefighters battled a fire that broke out Tuesday night at a fiberglass warehouse in Ottawa in the Canadian province of Ontario.

The fire started in stacked fiberglass bales just before 8 p.m. last night, according to (, and 15 employees managed to escaped unharmed.

Workers using respiratory equipment helped firefighters remove burning fiberglass bales from the building.

As of this morning, firefighters had extinguished the main body of fire but were still continuing to put out hot spots.

Read further details about the fire at

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