Because of the potential danger to life and health, the Cariboo Regional District has issued an Evacuation Alert at 11:23 pm Sunday, July 10 for the following areas:
East of Highway 97 from 100 Mile House to Lac La Hache, East along Timothy Lake Road to the Southern boundary of School House Lake Provincial Park, East to and including the community of Eagle Creek, South to Hathaway Lake including Canim Lake and Drewery Lake, and West to 100 Mile House. Hathaway Lake is excluded from this alert.
“An Evacuation Alert has been issued to prepare you to evacuate your premises or property should it be found necessary,” said the CRD. “Residents will be given as much advance notice as possible prior to evacuation; however you may receive limited notice due to changing conditions.”