Structure Fire on Dobson Road in Duncan
Fire at 620 Dobson Road in Duncan.
There’s no word on the cause of an apartment fire in Duncan.
Emergency crews were called to a Parkland Place, in the 600 block of Dobson Road, around 10:30 Sunday.
More than a dozen residents were taken to hospital after 5 ambulances, three advanced life-support ambulances and two helicopters were called to the scene.
The fire gutted the first and second-floor suites, damaged the third-floor suite and then and moved up into the ceiling in the 4th flour.
About 80 people have been displaced from their homes.
Yesterday, Cowichan Tribes held an information session at the Island Savings Centre where Emergency Social Services was on site to assist those who had been displaced.