Crews battle a blaze at a laundromat on George Ferguson Way, east of Trethwey Street, on Sunday evening. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Massive fire breaks out at laundromat in Abbotsford

Blaze at strip mall on George Ferguson Way, east of Trethewey Street

A massive fire broke out Sunday evening in a laundromat at a strip mall in Abbotsford.

The business is located in the 32400 block of George Ferguson Way, between Gladwin Road and Trethewey Street. The fire spread quickly in both directions, damaging adjacent businesses.

Nobody was injured in the blaze, and the cause is still under investigation.

Fire crews were on scene for quite some time. George Ferguson Way was closed to traffic between Trethewey Street and Cruickshank Street.

No further details are available at this time.



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Crews battle a blaze at a laundromat on George Ferguson Way, east of Trethwey Street, on Sunday evening. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Crews battle a blaze at a laundromat on George Ferguson Way, east of Trethwey Street, on Sunday evening. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

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