Saturday, Dec 9, 2017
Crews Quick to Snuff Out Soffit Fire
Cause under investigation
By Mike Bourdon, Asst. Fire Chief CFD, Fire Prevention
approximately 7:45am, December 9th, 2017, firefighters from fire halls 1, 4
and 6 responded to a structure fire in the 45000-block of Bernard Ave.
On-arrival, fire crews found a large column of
smoke venting from the soffits of single-storey residential house.
Firefighters quickly gained access to the
interior of the home and suppressed the fire. Crews were able to restrict
the fire and smoke damage to the interior of the home.
There were no firefighter or civilian
Cause of the fire is still under investigation by the Chilliwack Fire Department.