Penticton crews battle fire at abandoned home on Green Mountain Road

(Jesse Day - Western News)(Jesse Day - Western News)
(Jesse Day - Western News)(Jesse Day - Western News)
(Jesse Day - Western News)(Jesse Day - Western News)
(Jesse Day - Western News)(Jesse Day - Western News)

Penticton fire crews are battling a fire on Green Mountain Road.

The blaze at 443 Green Mountain Road broke out just after 3 p.m. on Sunday afternoon.

The Penticton Fire Department was briefly called to the scene but Penticton Indian Band fire crews have taken over of the scene.

Crews on scene said the home was abandoned and nobody was present when the fire broke out. No injuries were reported by the Penticton Indian Band fire department.

Police briefly blocked Green Mountain Road, but the road is now open.

Property owners are on scene but declined to comment.

The cause of the blaze is not yet known.

A Western News reporter is on scene.

More to come.

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