May 24, 2019 1:45 am
Updated: May 24, 2019 1:47 am

Camper trailer fire sparks small grass fire near West Kelowna

Jeff Martin/Global News
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Smoke could be seen in the hills above Traders Cove in West Kelowna on Thursday night.

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Several municipal fire departments along with BC Wildfire Service crews were dispatched to an area on Bear Creek Main Road around 9 p.m. on Thursday.

The West Kelowna Fire Department told Global News that a camper trailer caught fire, and lit the grass around it.

Crews had the fire under control quickly.

There are no reports of injuries.

A cause has not be determined, but lightning strikes were seen in the area.

People are being reminded to exercise caution as B.C. has entered an early fire season.

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