On Thursday night, Township fire crews once again found themselves battling a blaze in an empty home in Willoughby. This is at least the fourth such incident in recent weeks. Curtis Kreklau South Fraser News Services

On Thursday night, Township fire crews once again found themselves battling a blaze in an empty home in Willoughby. This is at least the fourth such incident in recent weeks. Curtis Kreklau South Fraser News Services

VIDEO: Township fire crews battle blaze in abandoned house

Thursday night fire is latest in a series of empty Willoughby homes to burn

Around 9:15 p.m. Thursday, Township of Langley fire crews were called to the 20600 block of 68 Avenue in Willoughby for a report of a house fire.

They arrived to find smoke coming from a vacant two-storey home.

Because the empty building had been securely boarded up, crews had some difficulty entering.

They located a fire on the 2nd floor of the home. No one was located inside the home and no injuries were reported.

This is the latest in a string of fires fought in vacant homes in the Willoughby neighbourhood over the past month.

 

On Thursday night, Township fire crews once again found themselves battling a blaze in an empty home in Willoughby. This is at least the fourth such incident in recent weeks. Curtis Kreklau South Fraser News Services

On Thursday night, Township fire crews once again found themselves battling a blaze in an empty home in Willoughby. This is at least the fourth such incident in recent weeks. Curtis Kreklau South Fraser News Services