Critical: Wildfire - Parts of Alberta
Updated Jun 10, 2023 at 06:21 PM
Source: Yellowhead County
Issued: Jun 10, 2023 at 06:21 PM
Description: This is an Alberta Emergency Alert. The Town of Edson and parts of Yellowhead County continue to be under an Evacuation Order.
Due to increased fire activity, fires are becoming increasingly unpredictable. These fires are moving closer to more populated areas including the Town of Edson. Fires have jumped fire guards.
There could be impacts to roads and highways as the fire crosses blocking off points of egress for evacuation. The reception centre is the Edmonton Expo Centre.
Affected areas (2):
Action to take:
- Evacuate immediately in this area
- For assistance or to register as an evacuee call 1-833-334-4630.
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