Fire crews responded at about 4:30 p.m. and, upon arrival, encountered smoke and flames coming from one side of the building. Firefighters managed to keep the fire from spreading to the other side of the duplex. The occupants of the duplex were home at the time of the fire and were able to escape without injury.
Two firefighters were checked over by BC Ambulance for heat exhaustion.
Cause of the fire under investigation.