A small shed caught fire along 227 Street and Selkirk Avenue Friday morning. (Neil Corbett/The News)

A small shed caught fire along 227 Street and Selkirk Avenue Friday morning. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Detached garage catches fire in Maple Ridge

Firefighters called to the scene Friday morning

A detached garage caught fire Friday morning in Maple Ridge.

Maple Ridge Fire and Rescue were called to the scene at about 9:30 a.m. along 227 Street and Selkirk Avenue where light smoke could be seen coming from the structure. The property beside Valley Fair Mall is unoccupied and slated for development.

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Wood was discovered inside on fire that firefighters believe was set by a homeless person.

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The fire was extinguished within half an hour.

Ambulance and RCMP were not required.


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