BC Wildfire Service crews respond to a fire near Nakusp

Southeast Fire Centre
By Southeast Fire Centre
July 2nd, 2016

BC Wildfire Service personnel are currently assisting the local Nakusp fire department with an estimated 1.5-hectare fire burning southeast of Nakusp at Box Lake Lumber.

Two initial attack crews, one helicopter and air tankers are working to contain the fire. No residential homes are currently threatened at this time.

To report a wildfire or unattended campfire, call 1 800 663-5555 toll-free or *5555 on a cellphone.

For the latest information on current wildfire activity, burning restrictions, road closures and air quality advisories, go to: http://www.bcwildfire.ca

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