Construction worker burns hands during fire at Kelowna, B.C. garage

A construction worker was taken to hospital on Monday afternoon after suffering serious burns to his hands during a fire at a Kelowna, B.C., home under construction.

A witness told Global News the man was injured while trying to get equipment off the roof of the burning building.

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Firefighters were called to the blaze on Bramble Court in the Black Mountain neighbourhood of Kelowna around 2:45 p.m.

The Kelowna Fire Department said the accidental blaze burnt the roof of the home’s garage.

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The blaze was quickly put out and fire damage was contained to the garage, the fire department said.

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