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Crazy Creek wildfire has grown to 65 hectares in size

Crazy Creek fire 65 ha.

The Crazy Creek Gorge wildfire north of Malakwa continues to burn since its discovery almost two weeks ago.

The BC Wildfire Service reports the fire has grown from 25 to 65 hectares in size within nine days.

The fire was discovered on July 10 and is classified as out of control.

Fire crews are monitoring the blaze from the air periodically throughout the day.

The cause is listed as unknown at this time.

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