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Downtown alert: Fire crews battle a blaze early today after a blast in a building under demolition. Fire Chief Walter Shanahan said 16 trucks and 80 firefighters were involved. Witnesses reported hearing an explosion as the fire took off. Open in full size

Downtown alert: Fire crews battle a blaze early today after a blast in a building under demolition. Fire Chief Walter Shanahan said 16 trucks and 80 firefighters were involved. Witnesses reported hearing an explosion as the fire took off.

Picture, 1988, English

Downtown alert: Fire crews battle a blaze early today after a blast in a building under demolition. Fire Chief Walter Shanahan said 16 trucks and 80 firefighters were involved. Witnesses reported hearing an explosion as the fire took off.

Picture, 1988, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Accidents - Fires - Toronto 1988

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0000744f