Fire at abandoned homeless camp

Fire crews are investigating a blaze at an abandoned homeless camp near the Langley Regional Airport on Sept. 28

An abandoned homeless camp near the Langley Regional Airport caught fire late last night.

Both City and Township crews responded to the call at 10:45 p.m. of a bush fire on the City/Township border at 56 Avenue and the Langley Bypass.

There was no one present at the site when crews arrived, however remains of a homeless camp were found, Township fire chief Pat Walker told the Times.

Fire crews are continuing to investigate the cause.

More to come.