NIAGARA FALLS -Niagara Parks Police are investigating a large brush fire in the Niagara Glen.
Around 3:23 p.m. on Monday, police responded to multiple 911 calls reporting the fire in the area of 3050 Niagara Parkway.
Two separate fires were located, one small fire near the north entrance to the Glen trail system and the second larger fire further north along the red trail system in an area known as, “Pebbly Beach”.
Members of the Niagara Parks Police High Angle River Team hiked into the Glen to ensure that anyone hiking could safely find their way out and canvass for any available witnesses to the possible cause of the fire.
Members of the Niagara Falls Fire Department hiked into the Glen and extinguished the fires, which were estimated to be in an area roughly 50 meters in circumference.
Niagara Parks Police are requesting that anyone with information about the cause of the fire contact Police at 905-356-1338, ext. “0” or Crime Stoppers Niagara at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or Online – www.niagaratips.com, Text – 274637(CRIMES), keyword ‘Niagara,’ then your tip.