UPDATE: New fire spotted at Whip Creek

UPDATE: New fire spotted at Whip Creek

A small fire has sparked in the Whip Creek area approximately 12 km east of Kingfisher.

A small fire has sparked in the Whip Creek area approximately 12 km east of Kingfisher.

BC Wildfire Service estimates the blaze, discovered Tuesday, July 24, is 0.1 hectares in size.

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BC Wildlife reports that the expected cause of the fire was lightning.

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