Smoke to be visible from city as Trans Mountain conducts controlled burn, KFR says

Smoke visible from burn

A controlled burn in the hills above Pineview Valley is expected to be visible from Kamloops on Tuesday and Wednesday this week.

According to a tweet from Kamloops Fire Rescue on Tuesday morning, Trans Mountain is completing a controlled burn above Pineview, off Lac Le Jeune Road.

“It will be very noticeable from town, but do not be alarmed — it is under control,” KFR said in the tweet.

Anyone with questions or concerns about the burn can call 250-828-3472.

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