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Grass fire doused south of Lake Country

Was reported on afternoon of Sept. 1 as ‘spreading quickly’

A grass fire near Lake Country was quickly put out on Thursday afternoon.

Reports first came in of flames around 1:45p.m. on Sept. 1, near Beaver Lake Road and Jim Bailey Road around the old treatment plant.

Both Lake Country Fire and Kelowna Fire were called out to what was said to be a 100ft.x100ft. fire and ‘spreading quickly.’

By the time emergency services arrived shortly after, the fire was said to be 20x20, before quickly being doused.

Crews began leaving the same by about 2:05p.m.

Jake Courtepatte

About the Author: Jake Courtepatte

Editor of Kelowna Capital News & West K News since February 2022. I have spent the majority of my career working in the Toronto area as both a sports reporter and a general reporter.
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