View Full Version : Landmark Ottawa sporting goods store struck by fire

03-31-2009, 06:35 AM
OTTAWA, ON - A major fire caused the roof of a landmark sporting goods store in downtown Ottawa to collapse overnight and forced the evacuation of several nearby apartments.

Fire broke out at the flagship Tommy & Lefebvre store on Bank Street a little before 1 a.m. Tuesday.

Police closed off Bank, which is a major north-south artery for bus and vehicle traffic, in both directions between Catherine and Somerset.
Source: CBC (click for full story) (http://www.cbc.ca/canada/ottawa/story/2009/03/31/ottawa-fire-bank-sports-store.html)