A fire has broken out along Highway 1 near Cole Road in Abbotsford. (Kristine Beckman/ Facebook image)

A fire has broken out along Highway 1 near Cole Road in Abbotsford. (Kristine Beckman/ Facebook image)

Fire affecting traffic on Highway 1 in Abbotsford

Fire is just off the eastbound lanes in a large pile of debris

A fire has broken out in a pile of debris on the side of Highway 1 through Abbotsford.

The fire is along South Parellel Road, and affecting traffic in the westbound lanes of Highway 1. Drive BC is calling it a brush fire, and witnesses are saying the fire is in a large pile of logs.

More to come.


@CHWKcommunity
jessica.peters@abbynews.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Want to support local journalism during the pandemic? Make a donation here.

abbotsfordchilliwackNewsTraffic