Slave Lake RCMP investigating fiery crash
Slave Lake RCMP are investigating after a car was driven into the front window of a local pizza shop - and sparked a massive fire in the early hours of Tuesday, October 2. Supplied.
Published Tuesday, October 2, 2012 10:53AM MDT
RCMP in northern Alberta are investigating, after a vehicle was driven through the front window of a Slave Lake pizza shop – moments before the business went up in flames.
Police said officers were called to the scene just after 3:18 a.m. on Tuesday, to the ‘Panago’ pizza, located in a strip mall.
It’s believed the fire started shortly after the car was driven through the front window of the business.
Fire crews said the fire was successfully put out a short time later, and was contained to the business – however, RCMP said surrounding businesses sustained smoke and water damage.
RCMP are investigating, the blaze is being treated as arson.
Anyone with information on this case is asked to call Slave Lake RCMP at 780-849-3999 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).