Late Night Fire in the Oliver Area

Oliver Fire crews were called in to a house fire on Road 18 late Wednesday night.

Oliver Firefighter Rob Graham says the call was received at around 3:30 in the morning and the fire was almost out by the time they got there.

He says the fire was mostly secluded to one bedroom in the house, most of the damage was on the mattress box spring.

 He adds there were a few injuries to the residents including some burns.

"Two people in their room were treated by BC Ambulance for some second and third degree burn to their foot and leg."

The residents were transported to the South Okanagan General Hospital and are in stable condition.