Saturday, March 14, 2015

Fire Dept News

Jesperson Blaze   

Early morning fire levels barn

Released by Asst. Fire Chief M. Bourdon


t approximately 4:25 a.m. Saturday, the Chilliwack Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire located in the 11000-block of Jesperson Rd.


Firefighters responded from Halls 1, 2, 4 & 6. Upon arrival, the single-storey barn structure was fully involved.


Firefighters quickly went to a defensive attack and stopped the fire from damaging other buildings on site.


The barn sustained major fire damage and will need to be replaced.


There were no civilian or firefighter injuries. The cause of the fire appears to be accidental.


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