Campfire set by homeless man gets away

By Doug Collins
August 26, 2017 - 8:43am

KAMLOOPS — Fire crews reacted quickly last night after a campfire got out of control near the trail at Pioneer Park.

The fire was apparently started by a homeless person but got away and into the bushes near the trail.

Flames were up to 12 feet high for a short time, but KFR Platoon Captain Dave Ferguson says crews got it out pretty quickly once they arrived on scene. 

Premier set to return to interior to look at wildfire damage