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Burning pole cuts power

A power pole burst into flames at the intersection of Ross Road and Stevens Road in West Kelowna, Thursday afternoon.

Fire crews from the Lakeview Heights Fire Station attended the scene and worked with BC Hydro to secure the area.

BC Hydro crews were able to disconnect the power, while fire crews extinguished the burning pole.

Assistant Fire Chief Darren Lee says the power in the Ross Road area will remain off until repairs are complete.

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