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Kelowna Joe Rich fire being held

The wildfire was discovered late afternoon on Saturday, May 11
The wildfire (yellow dot) was reported early evening on Saturday, May 11. (BCWS Photo)

A wildfire that sparked near Kelowna’s Joe Rich area is currently being held.

The fire was discovered on Saturday, May 11 around 4 p.m. Located near Joe Rich Creek, off of Highway 33 in Kelowna, it was 0.5 hectares in size according to BC Wildfire Service.

The wildfire was human-caused and was reported as being held on Sunday morning.

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Bowen Assman

About the Author: Bowen Assman

I joined The Morning Star team in January 2023 as a reporter. Before that, I spent 10 months covering sports in Kelowna.
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