51331

Kelowna  

Small fire on Harvey Ave.

A small blaze had to be extinguished around 9:30 a.m. this morning alongside Harvey Ave., just east of Richter St.

Officers on scene say a pedestrian walking on the north sidewalk of Harvey noticed the fire and called police.

They believe it  started in a clump of pinecones and dry needles alongside a cement wall, possibly by a discarded cigarette.

A transient’s possessions were also discovered nearby, leading police to infer someone may have been trying to start a fire when it got out of hand.

The fire was quickly put out and there was no damage to the apartment building that bordered the street.



More Kelowna News

51263
Recent Trending
46573


49792


51140


49458
Okanagan Oldies

Kelowna SPCA Featured Pet

Galileo (aka Gally)
Galileo (aka Gally) Kelowna SPCA >


49791


51169


Castanet Proud Member of RTNDA Canada
50289