A car on fire woke residents in Penticton late last night. (Contributed image)

Late night car fire wakes residents in Penticton

The fire department responded to the call at 11:39 p.m.

Penticton Fire Department responded to a car fire late on Friday night, Feb. 28.

The vehicle, parked on the street near the intersection of Caribou St. and Orchard Ave., was fully engulfed in flames which multiple passersby recorded.

Video courtesy Evan Bee

At one point, the flames caused an explosion that was audible around the area, according to residents posting about the fire on Facebook.

The Penticton Western News has reached out to the Penticton RCMP and Fire Department for more information.

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