3 alarm fire in Griffintown
Avoid the area around Young and Wellington this morning.
Montreal firefighters are fighting a three-alarm blaze in an empty three-story building.
The fire began at around 3:30 a.m.
Hydro Quebec has been asked to cut power to the neighbourhood. 500 residences and businesses are affected.
Firefighters are at scene of a large fire threatening an apartment complex. Evacuation is ongoing. @Urgences_sante transported one injured Firefighter, Young and Peel street is shutdown between Wellington and William. @CTVMontreal pic.twitter.com/nK1y53MFJ7— Cosmo Santamaria (@cosmoCTV) March 29, 2019