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Early Thanksgiving morning fire destroys Kelowna home

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Kelowna home destroyed in early morning blaze – Oct 11, 2021

The cause of an early Monday morning residential fire in Kelowna’s Upper Mission is under investigation.

The fire on Timberline Road was called in at 5:52 a.m. and platoon captain Jarret Dais said a two-storey residential structure was fully engulfed in flames by the time crews arrived.

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There were five trucks and 16 firefighters on scene at the height of the blaze, though they quickly gained the upper hand and within a couple of hours only one fire truck remained on scene.

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The cause of the fire has yet to be determined.

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Nearly 2,000 homes were out of power in Kelowna’s Mission this morning as fire fighters worked to douse the fire.

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