Kal Tire employees wait outside the repair shop while firefighter put out the fire. (Curtis Kreklau photo)                                Kal Tire employees wait outside the repair shop while firefighters put out the fire. (Curtis Kreklau photo)                                Kal Tire employees wait outside the repair shop while firefighters put out the fire. (Curtis Kreklau photo)

Kal Tire employees wait outside the repair shop while firefighter put out the fire. (Curtis Kreklau photo) Kal Tire employees wait outside the repair shop while firefighters put out the fire. (Curtis Kreklau photo) Kal Tire employees wait outside the repair shop while firefighters put out the fire. (Curtis Kreklau photo)

Truck catches fire at Kal Tire repair shop in Abbotsford

Vehicle quickly extinguished by firefighters

Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service responded to reports of a fire in the Kal Tire warehouse repair shop at 975 Coutts Way – just west of Sumas Way and north of Vye Road – at around noon on Saturday.

Several fire crews arrived on scene to find thick smoke coming out of a large warehouse garage door. A truck being worked on caught fire while lifted up on a hoist.

Firefighters quickly extinguished the vehicle and ventilated the building.

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