Firefighters battle major downtown blaze in Aylmer

Firefighters from Aylmer, Malahide, Central Elgin and St. Thomas fought a stubborn fire involving at least two to three buildings on the south side of Talbot Street between John and King streets on Monday night, March 20. Residents of the buildings were safely evacuated and temporary housing found for them. Look for more details and pictures in the March 22 Aylmer Express. (AE/Rob Perry)

  • jeff Altweg

    The last time Aylmer had a big fire on main St like that ,was the great Winter, 1965 fire ,that took out a good bit of the area West of the stoplight……Still remember that well, which would denote an older citizen here……..