Photo taken September 1st
Photo taken September 1st Image Credit: BC Wildfire Service

Crews make progress on Lytton wildfire, evacuation order rescinded

By James Peters / Chad Harris
September 2, 2016 - 10:57am Updated: September 2, 2016 - 2:34pm

KAMLOOPS — Firefighters in the Lytton area are beginning to get the upper hand over the South Spencer Road fire near the community.

Fire Information Officer Max Birkner says the fire is still mapped at about 500 hectares, but crews are gaining more containment.