Fire destroys suites at Penticton motel

Fire crews were called to the Pass Motor Inn in Penticton, shortly after 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night.

Penticton firefighters check for hot spots in the roof outside a suite at the Pass Motor Inn, using a pike to pull down the soffett.

Fire crews were called to the motel, at Skaha Lake Road and Kinney Avenue in Penticton, shortly after 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night to find a suite on the upper floor of the west wing ablaze.

The extent of the damage is not known at this point.