Trail police are investigating an early morning brush fire in Shavers Bench.
Firefighters were called out to the scene on Fifth Avenue just before 1:30 a.m., March 28.
Captain Greg Ferraby from Kootenay Boundary Regional Fire Rescue reports a three-man duty crew responded to some trees that were burning, and had the incident under control by 1:40 a.m.
“The crew arrived on scene to several cedar trees on fire,” he said.
“And extinguished the fire and kept it from spreading to the residence.”