Val Trevis captured this photo of a forest fire that has broken out in Okanagan Landing near the Tavistock development.

Crews battling Okanagan Landing forest fire

Fire has broken out near the Tavistock development off Tronson Road. Crews are on scene.

Crews from Vernon Fire Rescue Service and B.C. Wildfire Services are on scene at a forest fire in Okanagan Landing.

A fire department official said the blaze broke out near the Tavistock development off Tronson Road Saturday evening.

Flames can be seen from parts of Vernon and at Westshore Estates on the west side of Okanagan Lake.

More on this breaking story as information becomes available…

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