Central Okanagan News
Wildfire doused quickly
A small wildfire off Brenda Mines Road near the Okanagan Connector was quickly doused Tuesday afternoon.
Fire information officer, Dave Steeves, says the fire was just 0.2 hectares in size and is completely contained.
Steeves says bombers were able to action the fire quickly and spread retardant around the entire perimeter of the fire.
Six firefighters remain on scene mopping up.
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