We have been getting tons of photos and updates from our amazing listeners on the Okanagan Central Fire! Reports of the fire were called in around 4:30 and emergency crews on the ground and in the air have been dispatched.
From CORD Emergency
The Emergency Operations Centre is supporting Lake Country fire crews on this fire. Fire crews and equipment from Kelowna, West Kelowna and Ellison fire departments along with BC Wildfire Service air support are assisting on this fire.
New information will be released as soon as it becomes available.
Emergency response personnel request that the public:
- Avoid the Okanagan Centre Road West, Tyndall Road, Camp Road, and Long Road areasso emergency responders can effectively perform their duties
- Monitor cordemergency.ca for confirmed information about the situation
- Please only CALL 9-1-1 in case of emergency
Go to CORDEMERGENCY.CA for updates all they come in.