At approximately 8:32AM this morning, Kelowna Fire Dispatch received numerous 911 calls reporting a grass fire between Dilworth Dr. and Enterprise Way.
First arriving crews reported, a small 30’ x 30’ grass fire. It was deep seated in the ground cover.
Initial KFD crews attacked the fire with handlines and fire guarded to contain it.
Fire is believed to have been started by transients cooking in a homeless shelter camp.
2 Engines, 1 Bush Trucks, 1 Command and 1 Tender units along with RCMP attended.
This fire is not deemed suspicious.
Kelowna Fire Department would like to remind everyone to “ Please be Fire Smart!”