Photo: Dave Ogilvie - Fire crews were called to dark smoke coming from a building in West Kelowna, Monday.

West Kelowna balcony fire quickly doused

Fire crews were called to reports of black smoke on Monday afternoon

Fire crews were called to a balcony blaze in West Kelowna just before 5 p.m. Monday.

Dark smoke was reportedly coming from a second floor balcony at Hoskins Road and Apollo Road.

READ MORE: Two small fires burn near Merritt

The blaze was quickly extinguished. It’s unclear what started the fire, although witnesses say it could have been a barbecue.

It’s unclear if anyone was home at the time of the fire.

More to come.

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