Monday, Feb 13, 2017 

 

Fire News

Just Being Neighbourly 

House fire caught early
Mike Bourdon, CRM Asst Fire Chief, Fire Prevention/Invest.

 

n February 12, 2017, at approximately 8:30am the Chilliwack Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire located in the 5300-block of Goldspring Place. A neighbour noticed light smoke coming from a window of the home and quickly called 911.

Firefighters responded from Halls 1 and 4 and on arrival, reported seeing smoke showing from the two story residential home. Fire crews setup a defensive attack and quickly brought the fire under control.
 
The home suffered fire damage to the interior stairwell as well as smoke damage throughout.
 
The residents were not home at the time of the fire. There were no civilian or firefighter injuries.
 
The cause of the fire appears to be accidental and is still under investigation by Fire Department officials.

 

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