The following is a series of photos from the Fort Hotel Fire on May 2nd 2009 in Fort St. John, BC. Do you have a photo or video of the fire you’d like to share? E-mail [email protected]
Photo: This photo was taken at around 5:30pm as the fire began at the Fort Hotel
Photo: At around 5:45pm the fire looked as though it was getting worse
Photo: 7:30pm the fire made it to the front of the hotel and fire crews decide to bring in an excavator to knock down the building
Photo: Another shot of the fire at around 7:30pm
Photo: This photo was taken just as the excavator started to knock down the outer walls of the building at approximately 9:30pm.
Photo: At 10:30pm Fort St. John Fire Crews continued to battle the blaze.
Photo: With the help of the fire, crews were able to knock down the entire building
Photo: The east end of the building was still standing at 10:30pm when this photo was taken.
Photo: All that stands at 11:30pm as the fire had destroyed almost the entire building.
Photo: The aftermath….as of Sunday morning this is all the remains of the Fort Hotel.