Firefighters responded to a house fire on Banks Crescent in Summerland on Friday afternoon. The fire began as a stovetop fire but resulted in significant damages. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)

Firefighters responded to a house fire on Banks Crescent in Summerland on Friday afternoon. The fire began as a stovetop fire but resulted in significant damages. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)

Fire results in damage to Summerland home

Crews called on Friday, April 9 following stovetop fire

Emergency crews responded to a fire on Banks Crescent in Summerland early Friday afternoon.

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While the two people in the house got out safely, the fire resulted in significant damage to the house, Summerland RCMP said.

Firefighters were called shortly before 2 p.m. following a cooking fire on the stovetop at the home.

Crews remained at the scene for much of the afternoon.

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