UPDATED: RDOS upgrades alerts to fire evacuation orders

!A fire attack helicopter dumps a load of water on the Testalinden Creek fire, burning on a ridge just above homes and farms near Oliver. Gusty winds have prompted the RDOS to expand the evacuation alert northwards. - Steve Kidd/Western News
  • updated Aug 28, 2015 at 7:14 PM

After expanding the evacuation alert area earlier today, the RDOS has upgraded some areas of rural Oliver to an evacuation order.

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