Massive fire near Broadway and Fraser destroys apartment building

Dec 19 2017, 10:51 am

Shortly after midnight a massive fire near Broadway and Fraser (748 East Broadway) in East Vancouver struck a multi-unit, 3-storey residential building.

As of 7 a.m. this morning, firefighters are still on scene assessing the damage.

Firefighters believe that no one was hurt, however, the building is completely destroyed and neighbouring buildings have been hit with some smoke and water damage.

The cause of the fire is unknown and currently under investigation. About 20 people have been displaced from their homes as a result of the incident.

Photos of the massive fire in East Vancouver

Broadway fire
Image: Robin Toma

Broadway Fire
Image: Julie Leung

 

Main Image via @ScanBC