Feature Story                                                                                        Thursday, February 18, 2015


Burned into Memory

Fire Department investigates another mysterious blaze

Released by Assistant Fire Chief Michael Bourdon/Voice photos


The Chilliwack Fire Department Incident Command Chief examines a derelict garage as fire creeps through it. It's one of many intentionally set over the last several months.


n February 17th, at approximately 12:45 a.m., the Chilliwack Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire located in the 46000-block of Margaret Avenue. On arrival, fire crews saw fire from the west side of a detached garage.


The fire was quickly brought under control although the garage did suffer major fire damage.


Firefighters responded from Halls 1 and 4.There were no civilian or firefighter injuries.


This fire appears to be deliberately set and is under investigation by Chilliwack Fire Department and RCMP fire investigators.


If anyone has any information about this fire, they are asked to call the RCMP at 604-792-4611 or anonymously through Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.chilliwackcrimestoppers.ca






































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