Fresh Wildfire Near Mabel Lake Being Held

A new wildfire near Mabel Lake was getting attention over the weekend.

It was spotted on Saturday, and Taylor MacDonald with the B.C Wildfire Service has word on today's efforts "The Bobby Burns Road fire is currently being held at .8 hectares. We have six BCWS personnel responding today, with one piece of heavy equipment on scene. It is suspected as lightning caused at this time."

Storm activity on Friday may be to blame.

No further details have been given at this time.