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Brush fire in Penticton

A small brush fire has started near the West Bench of Penticton.

Just after 2 p.m. emergency crews responded to reports of smoke coming from a grassy area on the hillside.

Fire dispatch confirmed that crews are on-site battling a small blaze.

Winds in Penticton are causing some difficulty.

Limited details were available, check back for updates.

 

 

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