The Town of Slave Lake has filed an insurance claim for the damages to the playground resulting from the fire in Barton Park on Saturday night. The affected playground structure is fenced off. Residents are asked not to enter the fenced area, and are able to safely enjoy the remainder of the playground and park.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Slave Lake RCMP at 780-849-3999.