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Car fire spreads to garage in Kelowna

Flames from a car fire spread to the outside of the garage at a home on Kuipers Crescent in Kelowna, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015.
Image Credit: Global Okanagan/Kelby DeLaet (with permission)
December 19, 2015 - 10:37 AM

KELOWNA – No one was home when a car started on fire next to a Kelowna home early this morning.

Firefighters were called to the car fire at about 7:45 a.m., Dec. 19, in the 700-block of Kuipers Crescent in the Upper Mission.

Flames from the car had spread to the outside of the home’s garage and were quickly put out by fire crews, Platoon Capt. Eric Simpson says in a media release, adding no one was home at the time.

The cause of the car fire is under investigation.

Approximate location of car fire on Kuipers Crescent in Kelowna, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Howard Alexander at halexander@infonews.ca. To contact the editor, email mjones@infonews.ca or call 250-718-2724.

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