TrivanaNews – Fire Strikes in Canada Already Destroy 1600 Buildings A terrible fire struck the city area of Alberta, Fort McMurray, Canada. About 1,600 buildings have been destroyed and 19,000 other buildings thought to have burned down.
Meanwhile, 88,000 residents have been evacuated Fort McMurray. The average citizen was shocked and saddened by the loss of their home. The Canadian government has announced an emergency situation on this great disaster.
As a result of a major fire, the insurance company created a headache for the latest claim has exceeded 2 billion dollars Canadian.
Analysts DBRs; McIlwaraith Stewart told Reuters on Thursday (05/05/2016), said this time the fire more powerful than fire in Slave Lake in 2011, where insurance claims reached about 700 million Canadian dollars.
Fire Strikes in Canada Already Destroy 1600 Buildings
“If you see, is four times that of (fire) Slave Lake, you get (claims data) over 2 billion Canadian dollars, so there is a possibility that this may be the biggest catastrophe claims in Canada,” he said.
The fire was started May 1, 2016 near the settlement at Fort McMurray. Fires continued to grow and is reported to have killed several people.