0.5 hectare wildfire burning in Campbell River
A helicopter getting set to drop water at the site of a wildfire in Campbell River. Photo by Cole Kelly/98.9 The Goat/Vista Radio
CAMPBELL RIVER, B.C. – Crews are working on a small 0.5 hectare wildfire in the Duncan Bay Main Line Road in Campbell River.
According to Dorothe Jakobsen with the Coastal Fire Centre, a helicopter has been deployed to drop water at the site.
“It’s burning underneath the power line corridor, just off the Duncan Bay Main Road, in the Casey Creek area” she said.
This report will be updated when more information becomes available.
–With files from Cole Kelly