County Regional Fire Service and neighbouring crews have responded to a house fire on Range Road 41 near Township Road 744, northwest of Teepee Creek.

Crews from the Bezanson, Clairmont, and Teepee Creek stations and the Sexsmith and Wembley Fire Departments are currently on scene.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area as crews work to extinguish the fire. Fire service vehicles are also hauling water from a source near Highway 674 at Range Road 40, and traffic is asked to exercise caution and watch for emergency responders travelling in the area.

Regional Enforcement Services are also on scene to assist with traffic control.

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Media Contact:                

Jason Nesbitt
Deputy Fire Chief
County Regional Fire Service
780-567-5590