A transformer fire is currently impacting residents in Georgetown and the Toronto Premium Outlets.
According to police, a transformer exploded in Acton causing a power surge which is impacting Georgetown residents.
A number of residences have reported smoke due to the power surge.
- Police concerned for safety of two young girls in Milton
- Large police presence on McCraney St. in Oakville, schools face lockdown
- Milton neighbourhood has highest concentration of COVID-19 cases as Halton releases daily numbers
Additionally, we are on the scene of two residential fires, one on Ballantine Dr. and one on Lookout Court, both in Georgetown.
Updates to follow. ^jh
— Halton Police (@HaltonPolice) May 16, 2019
Toronto Premium Outlets has been evacuated as a result of this incident due to the smoke, however, police say all occupants are safe.
We will provide more updates as they become available.