Pier fire on Chehalis River


The Aberdeen Fire Department responded to a pier fire on the Chehalis River Tuesday near the Walmart construction site. No injuries were reported, and damage was contained to the dock.

Firefighters responded at about 10:05 p.m. Tuesday to an unused, unmaintained pier near the 300 block of South Newell Street in Aberdeen, near the Lady Washington’s former dock.

The fire was extinguished in about 20 minutes. The cause is undetermined.