Alert: South End Brush Fire In Progress (Now Under Control)

UPDATE: Crews have secured a perimeter around the fire and are now in the process of extinguishing and hand-digging the fire. There is no threat to structures and no need for any evacuations. The fire is classified as "Under-Control"

Salt Spring Fire Department has advised us that there is a brush fire on Musgrave Road (100 feet x 80 feet). At present there is no risk to people or buildings. Isabella, Musgrave and Mt. Tuam PODS have been notified. Crews have responded to a brush fire on Musgrave Rd at 3:25pm. Fire is estimated at 100’ x 80’ beside the road and it is already 50% contained as of 16:15. Please remain away from the area to allow crews to work. Updates will follow when there is more information.

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August 21, 2018 4:28 PM

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