A wildfire has sparked approximately 6.5 kilometre west of Peachland.
The BC Wildfire Service tweeted that the Pigeon Creek wildfire is estimated to be 0.2 hectares in size, and is burning in steep terrain, north of Highway 97C.
Ground personnel are currently on site. The wildfire is highly visible from Highway 97C and is classified as out of control.
The BC Wildfire Service is responding to the Pigeon Creek wildfire (K50624) located approximately 6.5km west of Peachland. The wildfire is estimated to be 0.2ha in size, burning in steep terrain and classified as out of control. pic.twitter.com/5cig6S1eSg— BC Wildfire Service (@BCGovFireInfo) June 5, 2023