Home Left With Smoke Damage Following Wednesday Fire

A Wednesday night call for Salmon Arm's Fire Department.

Stafff were called to 5th Avenue and 5th Street SE just before 10pm.

Fire Chief Brad Shirley has the run-down, saying "Upon arrival our crews found an attached garage that was involved with fire. They quickly knocked it down. No fire spread into the residence, however there was quite a bit of smoke damage within."

He tells us that one person required treatment, saying "There was people at home at the time. One was treated by ambulance staff and transported to hopsital for smoke inhalation."

The cause is currently unknown.