peachland fire

An out of control wildfire is burning approximately 26 kilometres west of Peachland.

B.C. Wildfire Service says it has 30 personnel battling the approximately 10 hectare fire and are assisted by two helicopters and two pieces of heavy equipment.

Smoke is highly visible to Kelowna and Peachland residents.

Lightening is suspected to be the cause of the fire near Mt. Kathleen.