Friday, Sept. 19, 2014

Fire Dept News

Playground Lost 

Police and Fire look to public for tips leading to arsonist

Released by CFD Asst. Fire Chief M Bourden


n September 17th 2014, at approximately 12:30 a.m., the Chilliwack Fire Department was dispatched to a reported outdoor playground structure fire located in the 45000 block of South Sumas Road. On arrival, fire crews witnessed the playground structure fully-involved.

Fire fighters responded from Halls 1 and 4.The fire was quickly brought under control, unfortunately the playground structure was completely destroyed by the fire.

There were no civilian or fire fighter injuries.

This fire is believed 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


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