Thursday, April 24th5.8°C

Dumpster fires continue to be a problem

Vernon Firefighters continue to face dumpster fires, a continual problem over the last few months.

This past Friday December 6 crews were called to another dumpster fire on 20th street at 9 p.m.

There was fortunately no exposure to any structures and Fire Captain Doug Imrich says they do know how it started.

He says this adding to a long list of dumpster fires over the past few months and they do not know at this time if they are all connected, RCMP are investigating.

Send photos or video to [email protected]



Read more Vernon / N. Okanagan News


Recent Trending



Castanet pays for news tips. Email us a news tip, photo, or video and your name will be in a draw for our weekly news tip prize $25. Email us [email protected]


Vernon SPCA Featured Pet

Victor Vernon SPCA >


North Okanagan Quick Links City of Vernon
Vernon Discussion Forum
District of Coldstream
Village of Lumby
City of Armstrong
City of Enderby
District of Sicamous
Interior Health
Okanagan Regional Library

Member of BC Press Council