Large fire burning up on Vedder Mountain in Chilliwack today contained
A big fire burning up on Vedder Mountain in Chilliwack is currently 100 % contained.
It had been estimated to end up being 50 metres by 50 metres in proportions and was burning up a Position 2, this means a smoky terrain with some open up flame.
Associate fire chief with the Abbotsford Law enforcement Section, David Rivett, mentioned on Thursday as the fire is certainly on provincial property it isn’t within their jurisdiction.
“ I could confirm there exists a fire, and it’s way upward near the best of Vedder Mountain and it’s out of our jurisdiction, ” he mentioned. “It’s inaccessible to us. ”
The fire didn’t threaten any structures however the Coastal Fire Center is urging visitors to be cautious since they taken care of immediately three fires on Thursday by itself.