Bedford Manor Fire

Kamloops City

2017-12-06 14:39 PST

File # 2017-42128

On December 6th, 2017 at approximately 12:40 am a member of the Kamloops RCMP was on patrol in the down town core when they observed a fire behind the Bedford Manor, located at 529 Seymour St. As the officer approached the building he observed that the exterior was on fire near the rear exit. Several members converged at that location and were able to control the fire utilizing the fire extinguishers from their patrol cars. Kamloops Fire Rescue also attended to ensure the fire had been extinguished and vented the smoke from inside the building. A number of residents were evacuated for a short period of time as a precaution. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

 

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Cpl. Jodi Shelkie

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