Fire in Trail involved an alleged marijuana grow op

Kootenay Boundary regional Fire Rescue was called out to a house fire Friday morning.

When crews arrived they found heavy smoke coming from the roof and eaves of a house on Neilson Street in West Trail.

Crews were advised that the house contained a marijuana grow op.

They were able to stop the blaze from spreading to any other structures.

The cause is under investigation by regional fire rescue