07/15/2014 07:01 EDT | Updated 09/14/2014 05:59 EDT

Okanagan wildfire: Mount Boucherie brush fire ignited in West Kelowna

Fire crews are battling a brush fire on Mount Boucherie in West Kelowna, B.C., as wildfires continue to spread across the province.

Smoke and flames can be seen climbing the mountain, which sits on the shore of Okanagan Lake in the province's popular wine-growing region.

Planes are dropping fire retardant on the blaze. It is not yet known how large the fire is, how it started or whether any structures are at risk.

More to come