Monday, May 19, 2014

Fire News

Vehicle Torched

Residents jolted awake up by early morning blaze

Staff/Voice photos/UPDATED


Chilliwack firefighters hose down a vehicle after it caught fire early Monday.


esidents of an apartment complex in the 46000 block of Yale Rd. woke to find a Jeep fully engulfed just after 2 a.m. on Monday.


The City of Chilliwack Fire Department was called and made short work of it.


The vehicle was parked in the far corner of the parking lot so the fire did not threaten the building or anyone in it. There was no one inside the vehicle at the time.


A source told the Voice in an e-mail Tuesday that the vehicle has been targeted in the past and that this was the second fire.


There were were no injuries to firefighters.




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