Otter Lake Cross Road Interface Wildfire Update

The interface wildfire, located on the hillside east of Highway 97A, is currently approximately 4.3 hectares in size. The Fire Crews were on the scene throughout the night, and reported there was no new growth. Fire Crews will continue to battle the fire today and are making excellent progress on the fuel guard.

To ensure the safety of local residents and members of the Fire Crew, HUTLEY ROAD SOUTH will remain closed to all traffic until further notice. Hutley Road North and Head Road continue to be local traffic only. RCMP patrols will be in the area.

The evacuation ALERT will remain in effect until further notice for the following areas:

• Twin Firs Mobile Home Park

• Eagle Rock Mobile Home Park

• Belva’s Mobile Home Park

• Meadow Ridge Mobile Home Park

• McLennan Road

• Keddleston Road

For more information visit the Township’s website at www.spallumcheentwp.bc.ca or call 250-546-3013.