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Smith Creek Wildfire: Friday photos

Photos by Wade Paterson/Capital News

Firefighting crews continued to battle the Smith Creek fire Friday as it grew to 400 hectares by noon.

Meanwhile, hundreds of evacuated residents registered at the Emergency Support Services reception centre.

Other locals found vantage points to watch the firefighting efforts.

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