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4-alarm fire tears through 1940s-era warehouse buildings

Fire progressed rapidly through the interconnected buildings

CBC News

HAMILTON, Canada — A massive fire tore through a series of decades-old buildings in an industrial complex in the Hamilton-area community of Dundas, where dozens of firefighters were at the scene late Tuesday and into this morning.

CBC videographer Tony Smyth says more than 80 firefighters — about the number who work the entire city in any one-day shift — were at the scene at the height of the four-alarm fire.

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Jannah Fernando Jannah Fernando Wednesday, May 15, 2013 6:07:12 PM This is realy a very big fire. Imagine 80 firefighters where there trying yo put the fire off. This incident surely brought poverty to all the property owners in the said area. -

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