Glass falls to street from 16th floor of downtown Calgary apartment building

The Calgary Fire Department says no injuries were reported after a broken window sent shards of glass falling from the 16th floor of a downtown apartment building onto the street below on Thursday.

Firefighters responded to the building, located in the 600 block of 10 Avenue Southwest, at around 8:30 a.m.

Members of the Calgary Fire Department respond to a broken window in the downtown core on Thursday, July 22, 2021. Global News

A member of the fire department’s high-angle rescue team scaled down the side of the building to remove loose glass from the window pane and tape it up as a temporary fix until permanent repairs can be made.

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It’s unknown how the window was broken.

Members of the Calgary Fire Department respond to a broken window in the downtown core on Thursday, July 22, 2021. Global News

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