Wednesday March 21, 2012
Fire Destroys Service Station
Yarrow residents evacuated after inferno erupts
Released by Ian Josephson, Asst. Fire Chief, City of Chilliwack
Chilliwack fire crews work to knock down the remaining flames at the service station and adjoining building on Wednesday.
t 10:36 this morning, firefighters from Chilliwack firehalls 1, 3, 4 and 6 responded to a structure fire in the 42000 block of Yarrow Central Road.
Upon arrival, firefighters found a 1 storey building, operating as a gas bar, food store with vehicle repair bays and auto body shop fully involved with the fire extending onto the gas pumps and canopy.
Assistant Fire Chief Ian Josephson told The Voice on the scene that the injured man drove himself to hospital.
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