Smoke seen rising high up into the sky on Burnaby Mountain Friday evening was the result of a brush fire.
Burnaby firefighters responded Friday evening just before 9 p.m. to an area located on the north side of Burnaby Mountain Parkway near Centennial Way.
Firefighters had to drag their equipment through the heavy brush as there was no road access for fire trucks.
The blaze covered an area approximately 100 feet by 50 feet in size.
Lots of smoke coming from Burnaby Mountain, as seen from Enterprise Way. Burnaby Fire Department tells CKNW they have sent a couple of crews to investigate. pic.twitter.com/zPlZx7LXKo
— CKNW (@CKNW) May 11, 2019
Crews were able to put the fire out quickly once they gained access. No one was hurt.
No word yet on a cause.
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