The Canadian Press

2009-08-03 | BC Forest Fires

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Wildfires raged in August in Lillooet, 170 kilometers west of Kamloops, BC. Canadian Press reporter Beth Leighton said roughly 23-hundred people were forced from their homes as the fire threatened to engulf the community.

Date: 2009-08-03
Placeline: LILLOOET, British Columbia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 43 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << pictures haven't had any breaks in speaking to about 100 people last night saying there's no immediate end to the hot windy conditions that turn them out McClain fire on the forest service spokesman shainberg says crews are trying to burn off trees between the town in the fire but the effects are unpredictable fires are burning around BC including the Terrace Mountain Fire which is for 2,500 people out of their Central Okanagan homes evacuations also cover home south of Merit several communities west of lillooet north of Pemberton and your bella coola stuff like the Canadian press >>