Bear Creek Fire News Release 2

Sunday, August 21, 2016 - 11:45pm

All people evacuated south from Bear Creek Road are asked to report to the Emergency Support Services Center at 2466 Main Street. The Center is expected to be operational by 12:30 a.m.

The following areas are being evacuated as a result of the Bear Creek wildfire: Traders Cove, Bear Creek Provincial Campground, Bear Creek Road north of Parkinson Road intersection including Dougmac, Rose Valley and Petterson Roads.

People are requested to stay away from the immediate area and RCMP is doing traffic control.

The Emergency Operation Centre has been activated to support crews in the field responding to this incident.

New information will be released to the public through the media and, as soon as it becomes available.