A fire has broken out in Iqaluit. The Environment Canada weather station was on fire, and it appeared that the main building of the weather station suffered the most damage. The station is situated near Iqaluit airport.
The city of Iqaluit spokesperson stated that the fire department responded promptly and managed to save neighboring buildings since they didn’t allow for the fire to spread further. As for Environment Canada weather station’s main building, it was heavily damaged in the fire. The photos of the fire crews combating the fires quickly went viral.
For now, Environment Canada could not be reached for comments.