Kelowna fire crews respond to fire at Sunset Ranch Drive in Ellison. (Twila Amato - Black Press Media)

Kelowna fire crews respond to fire at Sunset Ranch Drive in Ellison. (Twila Amato - Black Press Media)

Garage fire at Ellison home in Kelowna

The incident occurred at 10:52 a.m. on April 15

UPDATE: 12:10 p.m.

According to Ellison Fire Captain Chris Luehr, the blaze is not suspicious but is under investigation.

The fire is believed to have sparked inside the garage. He said once crews got to the scene, the garage was already full of smoke and there was little visibility.

Fortunately, the homeowners were already out of the house and were safe.

Kelowna fire crews responded to a garage fire at 5251 Silverado Place on Wednesday, April 15.

Three engines and an ambulance arrived on the scene just before 11 a.m.,Wednesday, accessing the fire from Old Vernon Road.

The fire has since been knocked down and no external damage was done to the home. There were no injuries reported.


Daniel Taylor
Reporter, Kelowna Capital News
Email me at daniel.taylor@kelownacapnews.com
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