Evacuation order for parts of Kaslo after landslide

There's an evacuation order in place after a landslide in Kaslo overnight.

The RDCK has declared a State of Local Emergency and an Evacuation order following the slide above Zwicky Road.

The evacuation order is for the Zwicky Road area from 1531 to Victoria Avenue, for all of Charles and Sherman Streets, the West side of Craft Street, and the West side of Jardine Street, the 11 and 12 hundred blocks of "C" Avenue, the 12-hundred block of "B" Avenue, and the West side of Allen Street.

Residents are being sent to the reception centre at the Kaslo Legion Hall.