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Ottawa firefighters douse kitchen blaze on Cummings

The flames took crews 16 minutes to get under control.
2018-06-27 cummings ave fire
Fire inside 743 Cummings Ave. in Ottawa. Scott Stilborn/ Ottawa Fire Services

Ottawa Fire Service is investigating a kitchen fire at a home on Cummings Avenue, just south of Montreal Road.

A 911 caller said smoke was coming from 743 Cummings Ave. at 1:49 p.m. 

Officials declared a working fire upon arriving on the scene.  

The blaze was deemed under control by 2:05 p.m. 

The Red Cross and Salvation Army provided assistance to seven people living in the home.


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