Evacuation ordered for Scottie Creek and Hihium Lake properties

By Vanessa Ybarra
July 9, 2017 - 7:08am

CACHE CREEK, B.C. — An evacuation order has been issued in the Scottie Creek and Hihium Lake area.

The TNRD says a rapidly moving wildfire continues to threaten properties North of Cache Creek.

The 14 properties ordered to evacuate are:

  • 5004 Hwy 97 
  • 5293, 5675 – 342 Rd
  • 5848 Clinton-Loon Lake FSR
  • 5472, 5676, 5724, 5820, 5834, 5872, 5876, 5884, 5924, 5993 -3400 Rd

An evacuation alert has also been issued for the area around Loon Lake.

Properties include:

  • From 15 Loon Lake Rd to 3250 Loon Lake Rd
  • From 3094 Stevens Rd to 3087 Stevens Rd
  • 98, 125, 145, 164, 200 Cornell Rd
  • 5296 Hwy 97
  • 1280, 1284 Rensch Rd
  • 1090, 1134, 1190 Tomlin Rd

Residents are urged to be ready to evacuate at a moment's notice.
 

Wildfire evacuee centre changed to TRU