Fire crews are currently responding to a wildfire near Loon Lake outside of Port Alberni.
Coastal Fire is on scene of a #BCwildfire which is highly visible from @cityportalberni Presently the fire is out of control but is burning uphill away from town. #albernivalley pic.twitter.com/U4ICdlulLg
— Port Alberni Fire (@portalbernifire) August 19, 2019
The Port Alberni Fire Department (PAFD) confirmed on Twitter on Monday afternoon that the Coastal Fire Centre is currently on the scene of a wildfire burning just outside of town.
The fire is reportedly out of control, but “burning uphill away from town.”
More to come…