In Western Canada, the evacuation of the population from-for forest fires
A forest fire forces people to evacuate near the Fraser lake, British Columbia (Canada). This is reported with reference to .
State of emergency declared at the local level and evacuation of the population.
The fire started on Friday, 3 may.
As of Saturday night, its area was about 260 hectares.
Twenty firefighters, four air tankers and several pieces of heavy equipment were deployed to fight the fire.