Meadow Valley Fire at 1,500 hectares

A fire broke out west of Peachland over the weekend, forcing residents to flee their homes. 

Cameron Baughen is an Information Officer with the Emergency Operations Center. 

He says the fire, called the 'Finlay Creek' fire, broke out on Saturday, and is currently listed at roughly 1,500 hectares in size.

 Around 98 evacuees have registered with the Emergency operations Center in Summerland, located at the Arena and Curling Club.

Evacuation Orders are still in place for about 55 properties in the Meadow Valley Area. 

You can find those here. 

As well, evacuation Alerts are in place for a number of properties along Garnett Valley Road in Summerland.

24411 Garnet Valley Road, 27800 Garnet Valley Road, 28999 Garnet Valley Road
24602 Garnet Valley Road, 28000 Garnet Valley Road, 30600 Garnet Valley Road
25600 Garnet Valley Road, 28014 Garnet Valley Road, 33000 Garnet Valley Road
25601 Garnet Valley Road, 28411 Garnet Valley Road, 33048 Garnet Valley Road
26405 Garnet Valley Road, 28412 Garnet Valley Road, 25208 Wildhorse Road
27006 Garnet Valley Road 28610 Garnet Valley Road 25210 Wildhorse Road
27088 Garnet Valley Road 28804 Garnet Valley Road 25585 Wildhorse Road
27218 Garnet Valley Road 28808 Garnet Valley Road 25804 Wildhorse Road
27413 Garnet Valley Road 28818 Garnet Valley Road 25808 Wildhorse Road
27600 Garnet Valley Road 28996 Garnet Valley Road

An alert is also in place for 97 properties in the Faulder area.

Those can be found here.