A blaze in or near the historic Harmsworth Hall in Langley had traffic blocked along 232nd Street near the freeway Friday afternoon. (Scott Thompson photos/Special to the Langley Advance)

COMMUTER ALERT: Fire caused 232nd Street shut down in Langley

An afternoon blaze at Highway 1 and 232nd Street caused traffic detours.

Langley Township fire crews had 232nd Street near the freeway blocked to deal with what appears to be a structure fire.

Police are asking people to avoid the area while they deal with the emergency.

Witnesses say it was possibly the historic Harmsworth Hall.

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A blaze in or near the historic Harmsworth Hall in Langley had traffic blocked along 232nd Street near the freeway Friday afternoon. (Scott Thompson photos/Special to the Langley Advance)

A blaze in or near the historic Harmsworth Hall in Langley had traffic blocked along 232nd Street near the freeway Friday afternoon. (Scott Thompson photos/Special to the Langley Advance)

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