BC Wildfire Service responded to a wildfire on Read Island yesterday.
The fire size was estimated to be two hectares in size and the Strathcona Emergency Program reported that there was no threat to Read Island residents. No cause for the fire has been listed yet. And no update has been reported since yesterday .
Part of the Discovery Islands, Read Island is located northeast of Campbell River.
BC Wildfire is currently responding to a 2HA wildfire on Read Island. There is currently no threat to residents. pic.twitter.com/qQqVeYaMEY
— StrathconaEP EPC (@SEP_EPC) May 29, 2018
We’ll update this story when more information becomes available.