Abbotsford News Staff

Semis catch fire at wrecker off Highway 1 in west Abbotsford

Semis catch fire at wrecker off Highway 1 in west Abbotsford

Crews called to scene at around 2 p.m., finding up to six semis that had caught fire at the wrecker

Semis catch fire at wrecker off Highway 1 in west Abbotsford
Members of the emergency response team were among those on scene on Southdale Crescent on Monday. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Man arrested after police standoff and fire at Abbotsford home

Suspect allegedly breached conditions to not be near victim or her home

Members of the emergency response team were among those on scene on Southdale Crescent on Monday. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
UPDATED: Abbotsford historic downtown road reopens after police incident

UPDATED: Abbotsford historic downtown road reopens after police incident

Heavily armed officers take man who damaged a gas meter into custody

UPDATED: Abbotsford historic downtown road reopens after police incident
Two trucks crash in Sumas Prairie in Abbotsford

Two trucks crash in Sumas Prairie in Abbotsford

Incident occurred Friday morning and left a truck in the ditch along Vye Road

Two trucks crash in Sumas Prairie in Abbotsford
VIDEO: Woman, 37, dies after being hit by pickup in Abbotsford

VIDEO: Woman, 37, dies after being hit by pickup in Abbotsford

Driver remains on scene after pedestrian is struck by truck early Sunday morning

VIDEO: Woman, 37, dies after being hit by pickup in Abbotsford
Brandon Smitton, 12, has been missing from Abbotsford since early Saturday evening.

UPDATE: Missing Abbotsford boy, 12, found safe and sound

Citizen spots Brandon Smitton thanks to word of mouth, police say

Brandon Smitton, 12, has been missing from Abbotsford since early Saturday evening.
A cyclist was struck by a vehicle Friday morning on Bevan Avenue between Wilerose and Primrose streets in Abbotsford. (Vikki Hopes/Abbotsford News)

98-year-old cyclist in critical condition after struck by car in Abbotsford

83-year-old driver stayed on scene and did not suffer any injuries in the incident

A cyclist was struck by a vehicle Friday morning on Bevan Avenue between Wilerose and Primrose streets in Abbotsford. (Vikki Hopes/Abbotsford News)
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Abbotsford Police warn of man seen lurking outside windows of house

Suspect walked away when spotted at home on Babich Place

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Stevie Ziko

Man wanted on 9 B.C.-wide warrants calls police to change address

Stevie Ziko calls Abbotsford Police using phone linked to fraudulent car purchases

Stevie Ziko
Police were on the scene of a home invasion Saturday afternoon in the area of Maclure Road and Horn Street in central Abbotsford. (Kevin MacDonald photo)

Shot fired as four men flee after home invasion in Abbotsford

Police seek witnesses and video footage after incident on Saturday afternoon

Police were on the scene of a home invasion Saturday afternoon in the area of Maclure Road and Horn Street in central Abbotsford. (Kevin MacDonald photo)
Pedestrian in serious condition after hit by car downtown Abbotsford

Pedestrian in serious condition after hit by car downtown Abbotsford

A youth was also hit, suffered minor injuries, police say

Pedestrian in serious condition after hit by car downtown Abbotsford
Matsqui Institution in Abbotsford. (File photo)

Abbotsford’s Matsqui prison beefing up security against contraband

Correctional service says officials found a number of unauthorized items during ‘exceptional search’

Matsqui Institution in Abbotsford. (File photo)
VIDEO: Dramatic dashcam video shows semi truck roll-over in Abbotsford

VIDEO: Dramatic dashcam video shows semi truck roll-over in Abbotsford

Footage shows how a semi truck collided with a truck, then rolling onto Abbotsford road

VIDEO: Dramatic dashcam video shows semi truck roll-over in Abbotsford
Matsqui Institution in Abbotsford File info

Matsqui Institution in Abbotsford on day 4 of lockdown

Prison put lockdown in place to conduct ‘exceptional search,’ Correctional Service says

Matsqui Institution in Abbotsford File info
The 1999-2000 UFV Cascades men’s basketball team is one of several inductees being honoured during the third annual Cascades Hall of Fame event on Friday. (Submitted)

UFV celebrates 2019 HOF class

Third annual Cascades Hall of Fame event occurs on Friday night

The 1999-2000 UFV Cascades men’s basketball team is one of several inductees being honoured during the third annual Cascades Hall of Fame event on Friday. (Submitted)
Dave Teixeira, spokesperson for Letisha Reimer’s family, addresses the media in Coquitlam on Tuesday morning following a BC Review Board hearing for Gabriel Klein. (Vikki Hopes/Black Press)                                Dave Teixeira, spokesperson for Letisha Reimer’s family, addresses the media in Coquitlam on Tuesday morning following a BC Review Board hearing for Gabriel Klein. (Vikki Hopes/Black Press)

UPDATE: Accused B.C. high school killer found fit to stand trial

Gabriel Klein is accused in the 2016 stabbing death of Letisha Reimer at Abbotsford Senior Secondary

Dave Teixeira, spokesperson for Letisha Reimer’s family, addresses the media in Coquitlam on Tuesday morning following a BC Review Board hearing for Gabriel Klein. (Vikki Hopes/Black Press)                                Dave Teixeira, spokesperson for Letisha Reimer’s family, addresses the media in Coquitlam on Tuesday morning following a BC Review Board hearing for Gabriel Klein. (Vikki Hopes/Black Press)
Three people were sent to hospital following a car crash on Old Clayburn Road on Sunday night. (Kevin MacDonald photo)

VIDEO: One woman, two children rushed to hospital after car crash

Carbon monoxide poisoning suspected in east Abbotsford crash

Three people were sent to hospital following a car crash on Old Clayburn Road on Sunday night. (Kevin MacDonald photo)
Abbotsford Police located a deceased man on a rural property in Abbotsford on Christmas Day.

Body found on Abbotsford rural property

Deceased man found on Christmas Day, does not appear to be suspicious

Abbotsford Police located a deceased man on a rural property in Abbotsford on Christmas Day.
Fire crews battle a fire Sunday afternoon at an abandoned home on Center Street and Glenwood Avenue in Abbotsford. (Kevin MacDonald photo)

Abandoned house destroyed by fire in Abbotsford

Blaze breaks out Sunday afternoon at Center and Glenwood

Fire crews battle a fire Sunday afternoon at an abandoned home on Center Street and Glenwood Avenue in Abbotsford. (Kevin MacDonald photo)
The price of gas at the Husky station on Sumas Way has not caught up with others in Abbotsford, which went as low as 115.9 cents per litre on Saturday, making the top-10 lowest prices list on GasBuddy. Dustin Godfrey/Abbotsford News

Gas prices drop to as low as 116 c/L in Lower Mainland

Average prices in Abbotsford slumped more than 25 cents per litre in under two months

The price of gas at the Husky station on Sumas Way has not caught up with others in Abbotsford, which went as low as 115.9 cents per litre on Saturday, making the top-10 lowest prices list on GasBuddy. Dustin Godfrey/Abbotsford News