Crews were still battling flames in the morning hours on Friday, after a massive fire broke out in Kerrisdale on the west side of Vancouver on Thursday evening.
Vancouver Fire Captain Jonathan Gormick told Daily Hive firefighters responded to the call at 8:19 pm, and crews were still on scene at 6 am.
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The fire, which took place in the 5600 block of Maple Street, “escalated to a third alarm,” and at the peak of the blaze, there were more than 15 fire vehicles and 50 firefighters on scene, Gormick said.
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Despite the size and intensity of the fire, no injuries were reported, said Gormick.
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The cause of the fire is still under investigation, Gormick said.