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Fire engulfs empty building in Kelowna; firefighters battling flames

Click to play video: 'One person injured in large Kelowna blaze'
One person injured in large Kelowna blaze
A chaotic scene Monday afternoon as crews battled a massive blaze in Kelowna's mission area. The fire completely engulfed a vacant structure that used to house a thrift store and market. As Taya Fast reports, some dramatic moments included a man jumping out of a window of the burning structure. – Jul 8, 2024

Fire has broken out at a vacant building in Kelowna, engulfing the structure in flames.

Firefighters are working to knock down the blaze at the corner of Benvoulin Road and Casorso Road and the flames can be seen from points across the city.

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Several people appeared to be treated on site by Emergency Services, though ambulance crews have since departed, a reporter at the scene said.

More to come.

 

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