The Canadian Press

2016-05-16 | Alberta Wildfire Evacuation

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Oilsands work camps north of Fort McMurray are being ordered to evacuate because wildfires around the city are expanding. Scott Long of Alberta Emergency Management says Syncrude and Suncor camps are doing a precautionary evacuation. (Non-essential personnel are leaving while others are staying to conduct work on the plant and engage in firefighting. There are about four thousand workers at 12 camps in the area, including many at Suncor and Syncrude.)

Date: 2016-05-16
Placeline: EDMONTON.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 8 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << that were very hopeful that it's precautionary were very hopeful that we'll be able to hold a line but if not we want to make sure that people's lives are taken care of >>