UPDATE – House fire at 94th Street and 96th Ave

Photo:  The home was fully engulfed before crews even arrived – Adam Reaburn/Energeticcity.ca


The Fort St. John Fire Department is investigating a fire on 94th street and 96th avenue in Fort St. John.

At around 11:45am Saturday, a fire broke out in a small home on 96th avenue. When the fire department arrived, the house was fully engulfed in flames. Crews quickly knocked down the fire and brought it under control. At this time it’s believed the fire started at the front of the home.

No one was home at the time of the fire and no one was injured. Deputy Fire Chief Curtis Redpath believes the home is a total write off.

Crews are now investigating the fire to determine the cause.