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Kelowna apartment building damaged from stovetop fire – Okanagan
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Kelowna apartment building damaged from stovetop fire – Okanagan

An apartment building on Kelowna’s Ethel Street incurred some damaged Monday morning in what officials say was an accidentally sparked fire. The fire started around 10:30 a.m. on the stovetop of a unit on the first floor of the four-storey building. The sprinkler system kicked in and knocked it down, Kelowna Fire Department said in a press release.Firefighters followed up and made sure it was completely out, while occupants of the building evacuated. There were no injuries. 2:32 Close call for a Kelowna man injured in fire highlights importance of smoke detectors in bedrooms Close call for a Kelow...