Firefighters battle house fire in West Kelowna

A house fire is burning on Bennedick Road in West Kelowna, August 8, 2014.

WEST KELOWNA - Firefighters battled a house fire at 2769 Bennedick Road following a report of black smoke in the afternoon, Aug 8.

There were visible flames and smoke coming from the roof of the two-storey house when Kelowna Fire and Rescue arrived. The fire was reported just after 2 p.m.

Nobody was inside the house when the fire began. A small dog and cat were rescued by neighbours.

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