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Wildfire reported in West Kelowna

West Kelowna fire crews have been called to deal with a wildfire near Bear Creek Road on Friday afternoon. - Marshall Jones/Contributed
West Kelowna fire crews have been called to deal with a wildfire near Bear Creek Road on Friday afternoon.
— image credit: Marshall Jones/Contributed

UPDATE:

Fire crews are mopping up a series of three spot fires that broke out this afternoon off of Bear Creek Road, near Parkinson Road. The cause of the fires is unknown.

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West Kelowna Fire Rescue firefighters have been called to a report of a wildfire.

Reports indicate the fire is in the area of Bear Creek and Parkinson Roads. The size of the fire, reported Friday afternoon, is not known.

Further details will be posted at www.kelownacapnews.com as they become available.

 

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