Man burns 70% of body in Calgary backyard fire incident​

Seventy per cent of a man’s body was burned after a backyard fire incident on Tuesday, according to the Calgary Fire Department. Police said it happened in the 4800 block of Edmonton Trail at 7:50 p.m. The CFD and police…

1 person cut from vehicle in Memorial Drive crash

Emergency crews had to rescue one person from a vehicle involved in a crash on Memorial Drive on Wednesday night. The two-car collision happened in the eastbound lanes near Deerfoot Trail just before 10:30 p.m. READ MORE: Calgary police seek…

No injuries after motorhome fire in northwest Calgary

A motorhome went in flames in Calgary’s northwest community of Bowness on Saturday. Firefighters responded to a fully engulfed vehicle at 46 Avenue N.W. near 77 Street N.W. after 9:30 a.m. Crews knocked it down quickly, the fire department said.…

ASIRT clears Calgary police officer after 2017 shooting incident

Alberta’s police watchdog, ASIRT, has cleared a Calgary Police Service officer’s actions in a September 2017 incident that saw an intoxicated man wield a knife and set fire to part of a convenience store. Story continues below On Sept. 29…

Calgary firefighters extinguish New Brighton house fire

Eight people were forced from a home in the community of New Brighton on Wednesday after a fire broke out. Firefighters arrived at the house in the 700 block of New Brighton Drive Southeast at about 5:30 p.m. after receiving…

20 homes in Millrise evacuated after major gas leak: Calgary police

Twenty homes in the community of Millrise were evacuated on Sunday night after reports of a major gas leak. According to the Calgary Fire Department, the leak was reported just after 5 p.m. in the 200 block of Millrise Drive…