Image: Michael Rodriguez

Black smoke rises from structure fire in Kelowna

A structure fire is being repoted on Reyn Road in Kelowna

UPDATE: 6:15 p.m.

Around 4:20 p.m., Fire Department Dispatch recieved a call reporting black smoke at a residence on Reyn Road.

When crews arrived, they found a shed on fire. Beside the shed were two 500 lbs propane tanks, one of which was venting gas and flames approximately 15 feet in the air.

The residence adjacent to the fire sustained little damage. Occupants were able to return to their home.

Two people where home at the time but nobody was injured.

The cause of the fire is not deemed suspicious and KFD investigators are on scene.

Five Engines, a Command Unit, Rescue truck, Tender and a Safety Vehicle with 21 fire personnel were on scene along with RCMP, EHS and Fortis.

________

UPDATE: 5:03 p.m.

Fire crews have knocked down a small structure fire at a property off on Reyn Road of Reynolds Road.

Crews are now leaving the scene.

Reports are the fire was put out quickly and nobody was injured.

________

Emergency crews are responding to a possible structure fire on Reyn Road off of Reynolds Road.

The owner of the house reported black smoke coming from his residence at about 4:15 p.m. Thursday.

All of the occupants of the home are reported to have safely evacuated.

Multiple fire crews are being called to the scene.

Black smoke can be seen rising from the Sexsmith Road area.

READ MORE: Kelowna mother claims teens allegedly beaten and robbed in park

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Fireside Festival gears up for day three in Kelowna

Sunday’s lineup includes the Snotty Nose Rez Kids, Lazy Syrup Orchestra and Frig Off

Rockets grab overtime win over Giants, aim to make it 3 straight with Sunday night rematch

Kelowna’s won their last two games and conclude 3-game weekend against Vancouver

Big White celebrates Aussie Day with a series of fundraisers for wildfire relief

Big White Ski Resort’s restaurants Globe Tapas and Blarney Stone raised $6,000 for charity

Don’t look now: Warriors grab 6th win in 8 games after Morgan’s stellar outing

West Kelowna goalie Riley Morgan made 30 saves in a 4-1 win over Vernon Saturday

Officials reaching out to those in contact with Canada’s first coronavirus patient

The illness has sickened at least 1,975 people and killed 56 in China

Canada’s basketball community mourns Kobe Bryant after helicopter crash

Bryant was an 18-time NBA all-star who won five championships

Rockslide obstructing traffic on rural Shuswap road

Large boulders rolled onto Sunnybrae Canoe-Point Road in the South Shuswap.

‘Devastated’: Fans, celebrities remember Kobe Bryant after his death

Bryant played all of his 20-year career with the NBA with the Los Angeles Lakers

Investigation launched after six dead puppies dumped in Richmond hotel parking lot

RAPS reminds people they can always give up puppies they can’t take care of

Canadian Lunar New Year celebrations dampened by coronavirus worries

But Health Minister Patty Hajdu said today that the risk of infection is low

B.C. VIEWS: New coronavirus outbreak an important reminder

Walking the line between cautious and alarmist

Snow angels: B.C. volunteers shovel for those who can’t

‘They’ve helped me make it through the rest of the winter’

Kobe Bryant, daughter killed in California helicopter crash

Bryant entered the NBA draft straight out of high school in 1996

Most Read