House fire in West Trail Monday morning

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Kootenay Boundary Regional Fire Rescue was called out to a house fire in West Trail yesterday morning.

The fire on Topping Street was originally knocked down by the duty crew with an extinguisher but it got into the walls of the structure & crews had to do some overhauling inside the home.

19 firefighters were a part of the effort.

The cause of the blaze is under investigation by Regional Fire Rescue