New North Okanagan Fire Likely Lightning-Caused

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There's a new wildfire in the North Okanagan region.

It's to the SE of Sicamous and the west of Mabel Lake.

Taylor MacDonald has more on the Kingfisher Creek fire, saying "Currently classified as being held, at an estimated .8 hectares in size. We have 15 BCWS responding today, and they'll be supported by some heavy equipment on the ground there."

It's thought to have been lightning-caused over the weekend.