The Edson Fire Department responded to a major structure fire at 3:37 AM at 7440 4th Avenue, Edson Chrysler.
On arrival the front office/showroom was fully engulfed in flame. Mutual Aid was requested and provided by Yellowhead County Fire at that time for additional manpower and apparatus. About 29 Firefighters worked on this structure fire, along with RCMP, EMS, and utility crews.
Crews were able to knock down the flame and get the fire under control, however the office/showroom, as well as 60-80% of the mechanic bays were also lost to the fire.
Due to the large scale of the fire, an investigation will be launched jointly with Edson Fire, RCMP, and the insurance companies involved. There is no determination on cause or damage estimate at this time.