Firefighters have quickly extinguished a fire in a portable at the Abbotsford School of Integrated Arts’ North Poplar site.

Firefighters have quickly extinguished a fire in a portable at the Abbotsford School of Integrated Arts’ North Poplar site.

VIDEO: Police investigating suspicious fire at Abbotsford school

Blaze appears to have started underneath portable

Police say a fire in a portable at the Abbotsford School of Integrated Arts’ North Poplar site this afternoon is suspicious.

Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire around 3:30 p.m. Thursday.

The portable only sustained minor damage and a restoration crew was on site Friday morning, according to district spokesperson Kayla Stuckart. The building will be ready for use when school resumes Sept. 5, she said.

Both Abbotsford Police Department members and Abbotsford Fire Rescue investigators are working to determine the fire’s cause.

Police investigators are looking for video and witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to call the APD at (604) 859-5225, text us at 222973 (abbypd) or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800- 222-8477.