Fire at Old Forestry Site on July 6, 2022

Posted July 7, 2022

Peace River and Weberville Fire Departments responded at 4:00 am Wednesday to a fully involved structure at the Old Forestry site on 103rd Street in south-end of Peace River. The garage/workshop structure had partially collapsed before the Fire Department’s arrival. No other structures were threatened or damaged. As of July 6 at 7:00 am, the Fire Department was still on scene working on final extinguishment with the aid of heavy machinery. Smoke may be present in the area.

The fire is considered suspicious. Anyone with information of suspicious activity in this area in the hours leading up to 4:00 am are asked to contact the Peace River RCMP at 780-624-6611