Wildfire West Of Sorrento Now Said To Be Under Control

A wildfire burning just to the west of Sorrento is now under control.

The small blaze near Highway One is said to have been human caused.

Marla Catherall with the B.C Wildfire Service delivers the good news, saying "That fire is now classified as under control, which is great - and that just means that the fire has recieved sufficient suppression action to ensure no further spread."

It's still about .8 of a hectare in size.

An investigation into the exact cause is now in the plans.