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“Ambulances being delayed mean that we're on scene, providing patient care for longer, and those patients aren't getting to the hospital as fast as they should be,” said Matt Osborne, spokesperson for the Calgary Firefighters’ Association.
Three people were rushed to hospital on Wednesday after a fire sparked at a commercial warehouse in southeast Calgary.
Our thoughts are with all the families impacted by this large fire in the NW community of Sherwood, we are glad there were no injuries reported. Multiple fire halls, tall ladder trucks and large hose lines were needed to stop this fire.
Please remember, working smoke alarms save lives. #yyc
Emergency crews were pushed to the brink this week as the pressures of an extreme heat wave coincided with a Friday night thunderstorm that brought flooding to roads across Calgary.