UPDATE: Firefighters respond to room fire in West Kelowna

Firefighters, rescue teams and a safety officer are currently at the scene

UPDATE: 10 a.m.

A blaze that broke out in a home on the 3500-block of Country Pines Court in West Kelowna was quickly extinguished contained to one room, on Sunday.

The fire is not suspicious in nature and everyone inside, including all pets, was safely evacuated.

The owners are in the care of Emergency Social Services. The pets are being cared for by Rose Valley Veterinary clinic.

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Firefighters responded to a report of an upstairs room on fire at 3544 Country Pines Gate in Glenrosa at approximately 3:02 p.m.

The fire was put out right away by the fire department. The residents of the home and their two dogs have evacuated the property. Firefighters, rescue teams and a safety officer are currently at the scene.

The residents of the home and their two dogs have evacuated the property. (Dave Oglivie/Contributed)

More to come.

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