Friday May 20, 2011

Local News

Semi Truck Storage Trailer Burns

Fire Department asking public for help solving storage fire

Submitted by Jeff Ulyot, CFD


he City of Chilliwack Fire Department responded to a fully involved detached semi-trailer unit that was being used for storage, in the 8200 block of Aitken Road on Friday, March 20, 2011 at approximately 0430 hours.


Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish the fire before it was able to consume two similar units parked nearby. The semi-trailer contained a mix of household items that were completely destroyed. There were no civilian or firefighter injuries.

The cause of the fire is not known and is under investigation. This is the second fire within a month at this remote location. Anyone with information on either fire should contact either the RCMP or the Chilliwack Fire Department.

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