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Brush fire near Mt. Boucherie

A small brush fire started up this afternoon near Mt. Boucherie Senior Secondary in West Kelowna.

Fire crews received a call of a hedge fire, near structures, around 12:30 p.m. in the 2700 block of Riffington Place.

By the time they arrived, local residents had already knocked down most of the blaze which covered an area of approximately 50 feet by 25 feet.

The fire has been put out, but is considered suspicious and is now being investigated by the RCMP.

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