A message from Emergency Info BC:
A BC Emergency Alert announcing an Evacuation Order has been issued by the Town of Osoyoos and the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen due to wildfire. Impacted residents should evacuate the area immediately. An Evacuation Alert has also been issued for nearby areas (details below).
BC EMERGENCY ALERT issued by Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen and Town of Osoyoos due to the Lone Pine Creek wildfire.
Evacuation Order area Town of Osoyoos and the RDOS, bounded by West of Highway 97, South of Highway 3 and East of Nighthawk Rd, north of the USA border.
The Lone Pine Creek wildfire poses a threat to life safety.
Evacuate immediately if you are in the Evacuation Order area to Oliver Recreation Centre, 6359 Park Dr., Oliver, BC. If you are unable to evacuate, call 9-1-1. Go to www.emergencyinfobc.ca/29jul23 for more information.
Refer to the Evacuation Order (PDF) map to confirm if this Evacuation Order applies to you.
If you are in the impacted area:
Refer to the Evacuation Alert (PDF) map to confirm if this Evacuation Alert applies to you.
Follow all directions from officials:
Refer to the Evacuation Alert (PDF) for information specific to your community.
Read the full Emergency Info BC message, here: https://www.emergencyinfobc.gov.bc.ca/29jul23/
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