Hearth in Richmond Hill causes two houses to break down

Lexy Benedict, CP24.com

Printed Wednesday, November 20, 2019 three:17PM EST


Final Up to date Wednesday, November 20, 2019 four:16PM EST

Two houses below building collapsed after a hearth broke out in Richmond Hill on Wednesday afternoon.

Richmond Hill Hearth was known as to the scene shortly earlier than 1 p.m. within the space of Marbrook Road and Peterhouse Road in Richmond Hill.


Deputy Chief for Richmond Hill Hearth Bryan Burbidge mentioned that crews remained on scene for a number of hours to battle the hearth.

The hearth division mentioned it isn’t clear on the stage of building the houses had been at however they had been unoccupied.

There was a 3rd residence that had some publicity injury from the hearth as effectively, Richmond Hill Hearth mentioned.


Nobody was injured and the hearth is now below management.