Fire Closes Public Library


The County of Lambton and the City of Sarnia are advising the public that the Sarnia Library is closed until further notice following a minor fire in the basement of the downtown facility late Thursday afternoon.

The fire occurred in the facility’s mechanical system but was quickly extinguished by Sarnia Fire. All staff and patrons were evacuated safely and no injuries are reported.

Sarnia Library will remain closed until the Electrical Safety Authority conducts an onsite inspection and provides approval for re-opening.

The public is encouraged to watch the County’s website, www.lambtononline, or follow the County on Facebook or Twitter for updates.


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