Update - Taylors Mill Landing Fire 50% Contained

July 8, 2019

KIMBERLEY, BC –  Firefighters have contained 50% of the 0.15-hectare ground fire in the Taylors Mill Landing area east of the city core.

Crews have left the site for the evening and will return in the morning with heavy equipment. Sprinkler systems remain in place.  

The cause is believed to be a lightening strike. The City of Kimberley will continue to update the public as further information becomes available.