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SUBJECT: Structure Fire
2021-05-31 at 08:30

At 16:27 hours on May 30th, Osoyoos Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire in the 12000 block of Hwy 97.

Osoyoos Fire Rescue responded with 3 Engines, 2 Command Vehicles, 1 Rescue, 1 Water Tender, and requested another Water Tender from Oliver for Mutual Aid. A total of 17 fire personnel were on the scene. Upon the arrival of the Command Vehicle, flames were coming out a South West window and fire had started burning through the roof. All occupants were out of the structure.

The first Engine arrived approximately 8 minutes from the time of page. Firefighters pulled attack lines and knocked down the fire from the outside. Crews were on scene for 3.5 hours fighting the fire and completing overhaul work.

7 people are in the care of Emergency Support Services BC.

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.

For more information please contact:

Deputy Chief Ryan McCaskill

Event date: 
Monday, 31 May, 2021
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