Minor fire downtown

Kelowna fire truck 3

At approximately 9:00 pm the Kelowna Fire Department Dispatch Center received a general fire alarm signal from a business in the 300 block of Bernard Avenue.  The first arriving engine crew reported visible flames and smoke inside the structure.

Crews were able to gain access and quickly extinguish the fire. It was contained to a counter top food preparation area and three small appliances.  The structure suffered some minor smoke damage. The fire is deemed accidental. KFD responded with three engines and a command vehicle.