Crews contain grass fire near Savona

By Jill Sperling
May 14, 2016 - 12:55pm Updated: May 15, 2016 - 10:02am

KAMLOOPS — Fire crews were on the scene of a grass fire near Savona Saturday afternoon. 

Fire Information Officer Max Birkner said the fire had quickly grown from one hectare in size to four, and air tankers were called in to assist crews on the ground. 

No structures were threatened. Birkner confirmed Saturday the fire had been contained. 

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