News

Fire damages Satchell Street home

Fire caused heavy damage to this Satchell Street home on Sunday.  - Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service
Fire caused heavy damage to this Satchell Street home on Sunday.
— image credit: Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service

An Abbotsford home was badly damaged by fire on Sunday morning.

Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service crews were called to the home at 7902 Satchell St. at about 7:30 a.m. When they arrived, flames and heavy smoke were coming from the second floor of the house.

All residents has escaped safely. Crews were able to extinguish the blaze, although the home suffered heavy fire and water damage, estimated at $100,000.

The cause is not believed to be suspicious but is still under investigation.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Suspension rates dropping in Abbotsford schools
 
APD officers part of Burnaby Mountain crowd control team
 
Stranded fisherman rescued
Fraser Health gets new president
 
Fire at Surrey home claims cat
 
How to donate to Christmas in Williams Park
Stay back from raging Chilliwack-Vedder river system
 
Seven seniors flu clinics reinstated
 
Steelhead pioneer passes away

Community Events, November 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Nov 28 edition online now. Browse the archives.