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Motorhome blaze sparks Port Coquitlam grass fire

August 10, 2013
Motorhome blaze sparks Port Coquitlam grass fire

Fire crews were called to the Mary Hill Bypass this morning after a motorhome caught fire, sparking a grass fire which threatened a handful of homes in a Port Coquitlam housing development. CBC | British Columbia News

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Crews battle brush fire at Cultus Lake

July 17, 2013
Crews battle brush fire at Cultus Lake

The recent hot, dry weather has led to a large grass fire at Cultus Lake. It was a stubborn brush fire about a hectare in size at the south end of the lake and is being blamed on human carelessness. The area is popular with cliff jumpers. Giant plumes of smoke could be seen for [...]

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Truck crash near Osoyoos sparks seven hectare grass fire

June 14, 2013

A truck driver is okay, but a brake problem with his big rig is blamed for causing a crash that sparked a brush fire in the south Okanagan. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Two killed in fiery crash between Merritt and Kamloops

October 6, 2012
Two killed in fiery crash between Merritt and Kamloops

The drivers of two semi trucks have died after a collision along Highway 5A last evening. It happened between Merritt and Kamloops. Coroner Barb McLintock says one body was recovered last night, the second person’s body was discovered this morning. A logging truck collided with another semi around 7:00 and both burst into flames, igniting [...]

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Major crash closes highway near Kamloops, ignites grass fire

October 6, 2012

Highway 5A near Kamloops is closed in both directions after a major collision Friday night. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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