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West Kelowna fire crews respond to garage fire

Extensive damage after fire

A West Kelowna garage went up in flames late Monday morning.

Just before noon, the West Kelowna Fire Department responded to a structure fire on Emerald Road.

Crews arrived to find a fully involved garage fire with exposures to equipment.

"Crews were able to extinguish the fire quickly. There was extensive damage to the shop and surrounding excavating equipment," said assistant fire chief Lionel Bateman.

The fire is under investigation.

The fire department is also reporting no injuries.

The West Kelowna Fire Department responded with two engines and two water tenders along with 15 firefighters, a safety officer and command unit.

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