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Advisory - Alberta Emergency Alert - Wildfire Alert
From: Municipal District of Wainwright No. 61
Issued: Apr 27, 2018 at 03:38 PM
- Alert: Apr 27, 2018 at 03:38 PM
Area: Wainwright #61
Description: There is a grass and brush fire southeast of the Village of Edgerton in the M.D. of Wainwright No. 61. High winds are pushing the fire and smoke towards the Village of Edgerton. Fire crews are on site and dealing with the situation.
Secondary Highway 610 has been temporarily closed east of Edgerton. Avoid travel on this stretch of road.
Instruction: Take all necessary precautions. Close doors, windows and vents. Follow the directions of local authorities. Avoid the area. Visibility will be affected. Seek medical attention if you experience breathing difficulties. Please contact the M.D. of Wainwright No. 61 office at 780 842-4454 or visit our facebook page for further information and updates.
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