UPDATE: Abbotsford emergency crews quickly extinguish house fire

Minter Street remains blocked off from Hillcrest Avenue

A house fire on Minter Street was quickly extinguished by Abbotsford emergency crews this afternoon.

Around 2:20 p.m. flames and smoke were reported visibly coming out of the second floor of the building.

Minter Street remains blocked off on Hillcrest Ave with several firetrucks, a police cruiser and ambulance on scene conducting an investigation.

Initial scanner reports said the fire started from a stove.

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