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City ready to respond to stranded persons during winter storm

For immediate release: Sun, 2020-11-08 18:01
FI20-1707

As the winter storm continues to hit Saskatoon and impact road conditions, residents are asked to stay in their homes. If getting around the city is necessary, please consider Saskatoon Transit.

The Saskatoon Fire Department asks that if residents are driving and find themselves stranded, remember:

  • don't panic
  • stay in place with your vehicle
  • call 306-975-8300 and if it is an emergency call 911

Responders will be contacted and once they arrive arrangements will be made to get stranded individuals to a safe location. Responders will be contacted from Fire, Police or Saskatoon Search and Rescue; and will be in uniforms and clearly identifiable.

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