The fast action of the Keremeos Volunteer Fire Department kept a house fire contained to one room Monday morning.
The department was called out to a house on 4th Street at about 9:15 a.m. Fifteen firefighters attended and worked for several hours to put out the fire.
Jordy Bosscha, the Keremeos fire chief, said one room and contents of that room were damaged in the fire.
There were no injuries. At this time the cause of the fire is not known.
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