Amazon warehouse evacuated due to carbon monoxide: Ottawa Fire

Ottawa Fire crews investigate a carbon monoxide call at Ottawa's Amazon distribution centre on Boundary Rd. on June 29, 2020

Ottawa Fire was called to the Amazon distribution centre on Boundary Rd. Monday morning due to a carbon monoxide "incident."

A HAZMAT unit was sent to the site to find the source of the dangerous gas.

Ottawa Fire says the building was evacuated safely.

Employees were seen outside waiting to re-enter the facility.

On location for a carbon monoxide incident at 5225 Boundary Road, an Amazon distribution center. All people are safely evacuated. Ottawa Fire Services Haz-Mat Technicians are inside investigating to identify the source of the CO. #OttFire #OttNews pic.twitter.com/qoYLgJ9Vwe

— Ottawa Fire Services (@OttFire) June 29, 2020