Vernon firefighters battle a structure fire at a duplex in the 3700 block of Commonage Crescent which destroyed one of the units at 3 a.m. Saturday morning.

Busy night for firefighters

Vernon firefighters battle two structure fire overnight Friday.

  • Oct. 26, 2013 2:00 p.m.

Vernon firefighters battled two structure fires overnight Friday, including one at a duplex in the 3700 block of Commonage Crescent which destroyed one of the units at 3 a.m.

Earlier in the night Vernon Fire Rescue responded to a kitchen fire in the 4100 block of 20th Street and a single-vehicle rollover in the 7900 block of Okanagan Landing Road.

No serious injuries were reported in these incidents.

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