A fire engulfed a home on Tundra Ridge in Iqaluit Friday afternoon. Firefighters, RCMP and other emergency personnel attended.
Michele LeTourneau/NNSL photo
Within two hours, a home on Tundra Ridge in Iqaluit burned down to its pilings Friday afternoon.
RCMP on the scene said no-one was injured.
Smoke billowed from the area beginning around 2:00 p.m., as sirens echoed in the capital. By 4:00 p.m., all that remained left were smouldering pilings.
Firefighters, RCMP and other emergency personnel attended the scene.
More to follow.
Michele LeTourneau first arrived at NNSL's headquarters in Yellowknife in1998, with a BA honours in Theatre. For four years she documented the arts across the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Following...
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