Fire burns Upper Bench Road home in Keremeos

Fire destroyed a mobile home on Upper Bench Road in Keremeos on Saturday, April 15, 2017.
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KEREMEOS - A mobile home was destroyed by fire in Keremeos on the weekend.

Keremeos fire chief Jordy Bosscha says firefighters were called to an unoccupied mobile home on Upper Bench Road around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 15.

Bosscha says the mobile home was fully ablaze when the department arrived.

Firefighters were able to knock down the blaze quickly, but remained at the scene for approximately four hours mopping up, he says.

No one was hurt and the cause is unknown at this time.

Keremeos firefighters arrived on scene to find a mobile home ablaze on Upper Bench Road on Saturday, April 15, 2017.
Keremeos firefighters arrived on scene to find a mobile home ablaze on Upper Bench Road on Saturday, April 15, 2017.
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