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Major fire tears through Quesnel, B.C. log yard – BC

Major fire tears through Quesnel, B.C. log yard – BC

A major fire has broken out at a lumber operation in British Columbia’s Interior on Tuesday.

Flames broke out at the log yard at West Fraser’s WestPine MDF plant near Quesnel, B.C., at 2 p.m.

There is no word of any damage to the mill itself and no injuries have been reported.

Read more:
2021 fire season ‘tremendously challenging,’ but not worst on record: BC Wildfire Service report

Flames could be seen from the local airport.


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Crews from several fire departments and the regional district have been called in to assist.

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Wind gusts in the area were said to be up to 50 km/h.




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