Fire destroys Chilliwack home

Fire destroys Chilliwack home

Flames and smoke coming from the building when firefighters arrived

A two-storey home in Chilliwack was gutted by fire Monday afternoon.

Flames and thick black smoke were already billowing from the structure as firefighters arrived.

The fire broke out around 4 p.m. on a quiet residential street just off Ashwell.

There’s no word yet on whether anyone was home at the time of the fire.

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