Large commercial fire in Langley, BC – 3rd Alarm

March 10th 2015 – 20583 Langley Bypass in Langley City, BC
Massive fire gutted most of a 2 story strip warehouse complex.
Crews arrived to find heavy flames ventin through the roof already.
A 3rd alarm was called bringing several units from Langley Twp to assist. The fire took several hours to bring under control.
No word on a cause

Virginia Beach Close Call Revisited

This video was posted to YouTube on October 2014

This video documents the lessons learned during a close call experienced by members of the Virginia Beach Fire Department at a residential house fire that resulted in two civilian fatalities and injuries to four Firefighters. For questions or comments please e-mail us at VBFire@vbgov.com. Video production by the VBFD Multimedia Services Unit.

Major apartment fire in Coquitlam, BC

Feb 16, 2015 – 2915 Glen Dr @ 4:20 PM
Major fire at a 4 story apartment near Coquitlam Center Mall
Several suites were damaged and many people are displaced.

First arriving Engine 1 struck a 2nd alarm.

Additional crews were called off duty.

It took crews 8 hours to fully contain the fire that has displaced 100 residents.

Pre Fire Dept arrival – fully involved structure fire in Surrey, BC

Feb 8th, 2015 – 10619 King George Blvd @ 10:30PM
Appears a barber shop/salon fully involved on arrival of fire crews.
Fire started in a Mexican restaurant and spread from there. A clothing store was also gutted in the blaze.
2nd alarm quickly called and 20+ Firefighters battled the intense blaze. No word on a cause yet, but it pointing towards an electrical issue.