A large fire is currently burning in a residential complex in Burnaby.
The townhouse complex, Cascade Village, is located a couple of blocks from Burnaby Hospital on Linwood Street just east of Smith Avenue. The wood-frame complex has 250 units and was built in 1989
Reports say it is currently a two-alarm fire.
Second alarm fire at apartment complex in Burnaby. Linwood near Canada Way and Boundary Rd., dispatch cuing up third alarm.
— Matthew Robinson (@atmattrobinson) July 8, 2015
Tweets show dramatic images of large flames reaching out of the building’s roof.
— Blair Smith, REALTOR (@agentblair) July 7, 2015
Burnaby fire fighters are currently on the scene.
BREAKING: Condo fire at Cascade Village 3950 Linwood Street. Heavy damage. pic.twitter.com/6rlWr1cZ1r
— Chris Gailus (@chrisgailus) July 8, 2015
— Brittany Pickard (@pickardbrittany) July 8, 2015