Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Local News

Bark Mulch to Burnt Toast

Chilliwack FD busy with minor calls

Staff/Voice photos

 

Firefighters have been busy responding to backyard burns and bark mulch fires and respond to burned food calls as well.

 

esidents evacuated the Lanai Apts. on Cook St. Tuesday after a someone on the second floor set-off the alarm while cooking.

 

Firefighters responded quickly to the call and when they arrived made sure there was no risk and reset the alarm.

 

The Lanai had a fire 2 years ago where one suite was completely destroyed in a blaze.

 

In the hot dry weather, firefighters get called out several times a day to bark mulch fires in medians from butt flickers in passing cars.

 

 

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