17.2 C
Fort St. John
Wednesday, August 21, 2019
9924 101 ave Fort St. John, B.C.
Home News Suspicious house fire in Charlie Lake

Suspicious house fire in Charlie Lake

Photo:  A home in Charlie Lake has been completely destroyed by fire – Adam Reaburn/Energeticcity.ca


The Fort St. John RCMP and the Charlie Lake Fire Department are investigating a suspicious house fire on Charlie Lake Crescent.


The fire broke out shortly before 10pm on Saturday and Charlie Lake Fire Chief Al Pinkerton says the call came in as a structure fire.
[asset|aid=3119|format=mp3player|formatter=asset_bonus|title=d002326df4a52b3963fdcd96beb0817c-Al Pinkerton_1_Pub.mp3]
At one point fire crews from both Fort St. John and Charlie Lake were on scene to fight the fire.

Neighbours say the house was a rental property that is currently unoccupied. The cause of the fire, that destroyed the home, is still under investigation.

If you have any photos or video of the fire, email [email protected]

get the latest news in your inbox


Local Events

Must Read

Centennial Park playground now open to the public

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - The new playground at Centennial Park is now open to the public for use. Ryan Harvey, Communications Director for the...

7th Annual North Country Music Jamboree