Beatton Airport Road Fire Evacuation Alert RESCINDED

A photo of the Beatton Airport Road fire taken on May 14, 2016 - B.C. Wildfire Service

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The Beatton Airport Road fire evacuation alert has been rescinded for the following areas.

“Effective May 20, 2016 at 1030 hours, the Peace River Regional District is rescinding (lifting) the Evacuation Alert for the Beatton Airport Road area (fire G80046) in Electoral Area B

• Intersection of Blueberry River Railroad Crossing, including the CN rail bridge.

• Generally due South to the Tervita Plant at 18245 Beatton Airport Road and then South – South West to the CNRL Plant at 74 Road

• Due West to unnamed Creek (Local name Jack Rempel Creek); northerly along eastern shore of unnamed Creek (Local name Jack Rempel Creek) to Blueberry River

. • Easterly along the south shore of the Blueberry River to intersection of Blueberry River Railroad Crossing. “