Order given to evacuate Clinton as threat from Elephant Hill fire grows

TNRD press release, 4:50 p.m. today, July 29, 2017:

The Elephant Hill fire has that has been threatening the Village of Clinton and surrounding areas has now resulted in the immediate evacuation of all propertieslocated within the red Evacuation Order area, as shown on the attached maps.  This includes the entire Village of Clinton, with the exception of the Chasm Mill site, as well as some additional properties north-east of Clinton, including:

  • 925, 955, 985 McCall Road
  • 780, 793, 799, 802, 807, 808, 815, 820, 823, 825 Valley Road

Highway 97 has been closed at 70 Mile House and south of Clinton due to the fire.  The highway will remain open southbound at Clinton to support the evacuation of residents to Kamloops.



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