House fire in Rossland Tuesday afternoon

Kootenay Boundary Regional Fire Rescue is investigating the cause of a house fire in Rossland yesterday afternoon.

They were called out at around 2:45 pm.

Firefighters were met with smoke exiting the eaves of the house and had the fire under control just over an hour later.

in all 26 firefighters responded to the blaze.

No injuries have been reported, and so far no word on the amount of damage.