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RCMP investigate early-morning blaze

Police clear caution tape Thursday after an early-morning fire at what is believed to be an abandoned home in South Surrey. - Sarah Massah photo
Police clear caution tape Thursday after an early-morning fire at what is believed to be an abandoned home in South Surrey.
— image credit: Sarah Massah photo

Surrey RCMP and fire service are investigating a suspicious overnight fire at a house on the corner of King George Boulevard and 156 Street.

Police called to the scene – at 2205 King George Blvd. – shortly after midnight Thursday arrived to find the house, believed to be abandoned, engulfed in flames.

Fire crews soon arrived after.

According to RCMP, no one was in the building at the time of the fire and there were no injuries reported.

Cpl. Bert Paquet said no witnesses have come forward, and investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information on the fire is asked to contact Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502.

 

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