Fire crews battle Brocklehurst grass fire

By James Peters
April 12, 2016 - 4:35pm Updated: April 12, 2016 - 7:18pm

KAMLOOPS — Kamloops Fire Rescue crews are on scene near the Ord Road dog park this afternoon, tending to a grass fire.

It was first reported at about 4:20, and was said to be burning along a narrow strip adjacent to the CN rail tracks.

Several crews converged on the fire in an effort to extinguish it.

Initial reports stated the narrow strip of fire may be burning as far as a one kilometre stretch between the tracks and Tranquille Road.

Work already underway to tear down McDonald Park pool