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Hog pile fire at Western Forest Products mill in Port Alberni, BC

Feb 13, 2018 - Fire crews responded to a call at Western Forest Products' Alberni Pacific Division Mill in Port Alberni, B.C. on Feb. 6.

The fire is thought to have started in the hog pile. It had been smouldering in sawdust before fire crews arrived, Port Alberni Fire Chief Kelly Gilday told the Alberni Valley News.

There were no reported injuries. 

Read the full story here.


February 13, 2018
By Tamar Atik
Tamar Atik