Updated April 11th, 2018
Bonnyville RCMP have confirmed that they are treating the fire at the four-plex on 49th Avenue on April 4th as arson. They are working together with the Bonnyville Regional Fire Authority on an investigation into the cause of the blaze.
The fire is believed to have started in the kitchen/ living room area of one of the units in the building. No other details have been released.
Bonnyville Regional Fire Authority says one person is in hospital with minor injuries after a fire early this morning. It was about 1 am when firefighters were called to a fire in a multi-family building on the 4100 block of 49th Ave in Bonnyville.
Chief Brian McEvoy says the fire was put out and one person was sent to hospital with minor injuries.
“At this point the fire is under investigation, we’re in the early stages of that. We’ll have to wait until the sun melts some of the ice of first.”