Effective immediately, the Cariboo Regional District has lifted the two evacuation alerts in the Lang Lake area for 454 properties. The “Lang Lake/Murphy Lake Area Evacuation Alert” and “Hawkins Lake and Eagle Lake Area Evacuation Alert” are now all clear.
Firefighting crews have made good progress on the two fires in the Lang Lake area. The Lang Lake wildfire of note (C42138) is 70 per cent contained and 100 per cent guarded.
See an overview map at https://bit.ly/2MjIyaE.
Use the CRD’s online interactive map to see all the areas on evacuation alert and the wildfires in the area: https://bit.ly/2r9P2MQ
To ensure public safety, stay out of fire affected areas and obey all warning and hazard signs.
Residents are encouraged to register for the Cariboo Chilcotin Emergency Notification System to receive a text, call or email when evacuation alerts and orders are issued or lifted for their property: member.everbridge.net/index/453003085612292#/signup
For Cariboo Regional District information, please visit cariboord.ca/EOC or facebook.com/CRDEmergencyOperations or @CaribooRD or call the CRD’s emergency information line at 1-866-759-4977 (8:30am – 4:30pm daily or later as required).
Page last modified: October 30, 2018 09:50:58 PDT