Fire crews make quick work of bin blaze

By James Peters
June 14, 2017 - 2:30pm Updated: June 14, 2017 - 5:53pm

KAMLOOPS — Kamloops Fire Rescue has made quick work of a fire in a large industrial bin on the Tk'emlups Reserve this afternoon.

The fire was reported at about 2:20 coming from Progressive Rubber on Chilcotin Road.

Black smoke could be seen billowing from the fire for a short time before Kamloops Fire Rescue crews arrived to douse the flames.

No one was hurt, and investigators will now look into the cause.

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