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Advisory - Alberta Emergency Alert - Wildfire Alert - August 14, 2018, 11:25 AM - Wildfire near Passburg northeast of Leitch Collieries Updated
From: Municipality of Crowsnest Pass
Issued: Aug 14, 2018 at 01:05 PM
- Alert: Aug 14, 2018 at 12:09 PM
- Update: Aug 14, 2018 at 01:05 PM
Area: Crowsnest Pass
Description: There is a wildfire approximately 2 to 3 kilometers northeast of the Leitch Collieries on the south facing slope of the Livingstone Range. As the area is remote, air support and helitack crews are on scene. As the fire is now being held municipal crews are standing down. Municipality will closely monitor this situation and provide updates as necessary.
Go to www.wildfire.alberta.ca for wildfire status updates. Go to www.511.alberta.ca for up to date Road Report information.
Instruction: Follow the directions of local authorities. Avoid the area. Visibility may be affected.
Additional information: Broadcast Audio