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Fire near Princeton 75% contained

By Global News
August 28, 2016 - 2:01pm Updated: August 29, 2016 - 12:18am

PRINCETON — A fire that temporarily shut down Highway 3 about 16 kilometres southwest of Princeton is now 75 per cent contained.

Reports of the Wolfe Creek fire started coming late Saturday afternoon.

The B.C. Wildfire Service sent six firefighters and a helicopter to the scene.