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Emergency crews responding to large fire downtown Vernon

A large fire is burning behind Petro-Can on 48 Avenue in Vernon.
Image Credit: Contributed/ Tina Daniels- Mairs
June 30, 2015 - 7:40 PM

VERNON - A large fire is burning near Vernon’s Village Green Mall.

Reports say the fire broke out at the Vernon social assistance office on 48 Avenue, behind the Petro Canada gas station. A tower of smoke can be seen from across the city.

Emergency crews are at the scene working to contain the blaze.

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