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Wildfire reported in Ashnola area

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August 24, 2017 - 5:03 PM

KEREMEOS  - B.C Wildfire is reporting a new fire in the Similkameen this afternoon.

The fire is burning approximately four kilometres up the Ashnola Road at the Horseshoe Canyon Recreation site this afternoon, Aug. 24.

It is currently estimated at .01 hectare and is believed to be person caused.

No word yet on what equipment or personnel are actioning the blaze.

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