Advertisement

Lake Country interface fire breaks out Saturday night

Lake Country interface fire breaks out Saturday night
From Global News - August 12, 2017

Firefighters hit an interface fire quickly that broke out in Lake Country late Saturday afternoon.

Lake Country Fire Chief Steve Windsor said the fire was in mop up stage by 7 p.m.

The BC Wildfire Service reported air tankers that had been called in to fight the blaze were called off at around 6:30 p.m.

The fire lit up at Highway 97 and Lodge Road, near the Husky gas station.

Highway 97 is closed in both directions at the Winfield Shopping Mall at 10051 Highway 97.

Traffic is being diverted to Bottom Wood Lake Mall.

Advertisement

Continue reading at Global News »