Truck up in flames, fire spreads to garage in West Kelowna – West Kelowna News

Fire spreads to garage

A vehicle fire spread into a West Kelowna garage overnight.

West Kelowna Fire Chief Jason Brolund says shortly after 1 a.m., crews responded to the scene on Gellatly Road.

Firefighters from the Westbank station arrived to find a pickup fully involved in fire, which had spread to a detached garage.

Supported by crews from the Lakeview, Glenrosa and Rose Valley stations, the fire was knocked down quickly.

Crews contend with multiple compressed gas cylinders and power lines present in the area of ​​the fire, says Brolund.

Homes nearby were protected from any damage, however.

No one was injured in the incident.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

KKFR responded with four fire engines and three support vehicles, with 17 firefighters.

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