Downtown Nanaimo was on fire

Nanaimo Fire Rescue spent all night battling a major downtown fire. According to CBC, up to 15 businesses have been destroyed.

The fire started at around 6:30 pm on Wednesday in the Jeans Burns building, which housed a multitude of businesses, including the former home of ACMe Food Company.

No injuries have been reported, and the cause of the blaze is still unknown.


Nanaimo fire.
Photo: Spenser Smith
Photo: Spenser Smith
Photo: Spenser Smith
Photo: Spenser Smith
Photo: Spenser Smith
Photo: Spenser Smith

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