The Canadian Press

2013-06-30 | Labrador Fire

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Thick smoke from a forest fire that raged in western Labrador forced the evacuation of hundreds of people from the small mining community of Wabush. Minister of Emergency Services Kevin O'Brian said firefighters mounted a big effort to fight the blaze. (Approximately 13-hundred Wabush residents registered with the Canadian Red Cross in nearby Labrador City.)

Date: 2013-06-30
Placeline: GANDER, Newfoundland and Labrador.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 13 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << we have our Incident Management team on-site we have about that between 20 and 30 forestry firefighting specialist on the ground to as well and I'm with many many volunteers >>